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Current Graduate Student Award Winners

2019-20 CALS Summer Graduate Fellow

Sean Weidman, to support his dissertation project entitled, Modernist Hospitalities: Modern Culture and the Politics of Welcoming After Empire, which he is writing under the direction of Janet Lyon.

2019-2020 CALS Training Institute Winner

Laylie Miron, to pay for her attendance at the 2019 Rhetoric Society of America's Summer Institute.

2019-20 CALS Dissertation Fellows

Liana Glew, to support research on her disseration project focused on the history of psychiatry, psychiatric institutions, and literature in the United States.  The project is being directed by Janet Lyon.

Akash Belsare, to support his dissertation project, Humanimal Narratives: Genre and Animality in Contemporary Ethnic Literatures, which is being directed by Tina Chen.