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There’s No Success Like Failure and Failure is No Success at All

Originally Posted December 4, 2016  by Dylan Ruediger

Jim Grossman’s day-long presentation was a thoughtful and very thorough account of the current state of PhD training in the humanities and an equally well-considered plan to improve career outcomes for humanists, especially those who end up in the vast contingent labor pool on which… more »

NEH Planning Committee Meeting Minutes 9/28/16

On Wednesday, September 28th, we held a very successful Next Generation Humanities PhD core planning committee meeting.  In this meeting, we defined committee members’ roles, shared updates of our current work, and established planning goals and directions.  Throughout the meeting we referenced our recent event on September 20th and discussed concrete benchmarks to facilitate… more »