March 25, 2021
Three UC campuses will help grow a repository that Henry Louis Gates Jr. has called one of the most significant research projects in the history of slavery.
February 11, 2021
Reflections on the holiday and its global celebrations from scholars at UC Irvine.
January 14, 2021
Reflecting on the poem’s renewed relevance on the 700th anniversary of its completion.
November 5, 2020
The findings are a challenge to the old hypothesis (and familiar image) of ‘man-the-hunter.’
October 16, 2020
Four UC alums and one faculty member will each receive a $625,000 unrestricted prize, or “genius grant,” as 2020 MacArthur fellows.
September 10, 2020
A history grad student’s research leads to the discovery of Black nurse Biddy Mason in Depression-era murals.
August 20, 2020
The UC San Diego Library digitally reconstructs the famed Temple of Bel in Palmyra, Syria, five years after its destruction.
August 6, 2020
Alumna Annie Coker is a little known, but important figure in history — the first Black woman in California to become a lawyer.
March 11, 2020
Elaine Sullivan takes a fresh look at the ancient Egyptian burial site of Saqqara with some tantalizing new tools.
February 6, 2020
Charles Reichmann made an unexpected discovery while investigating the debate around Chinese immigration in the 1870s.