A home for conversation and collaboration

The Institute for the Arts and Humanities serves as UNC-Chapel Hill’s faculty home for interdisciplinary conversation and collaboration. The IAH supports its mission through its commitment to three interrelated areas of faculty life: scholarship, leadership, and fellowship.


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Recent News

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    Behind the Japanese Tea Gathering

    Chizuko Sueyoshi As fall gives way to winter, gathering over a hot beverage is a natural way for humans to connect. “It is the art of everyday life,” explains Chizuko Sueyoshi, who along with members of the Japanese Tea Practitioners … Continued

  • IAH Fellow Defending Humanities: Post-GOP Debate

    In a Time article, IAH Fellow (2003) and philosophy professor Douglas MacLean defends “the number of philosophers” we need in response to Marco Rubio’s comments in the GOP debate: “We need more welders and less philosophers.” In his article MacLean … Continued

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    IAH Fellow featured in R.O.I. cover story

    Sridhar Balasubramanian, marketing professor at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and Academic Leadership Program Fellow (2015), is featured in the Fall 2015 issue of the school’s R.O.I. magazine. Balasubramanian, together with Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship Lisa Jones Christensen, “compared the effectiveness … Continued

  • Becky and David Pardue

    Arts and Sciences Foundation features IAH’s Pardue Fellowship for its 40th anniversary

      The Arts and Sciences Foundation celebrates 40 years on Dec. 3. The organization is telling the stories that make up its history each day leading up to that date. The Institute for the Arts and Humanities is honored to … Continued

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