Research, the Humanities, and Keeping Things Straight

One of the most under-appreciated problems encountered by humanities students is the sometimes-overwhelming nature of research.  However, as an undergraduate, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to work as a researcher under the SURPASS COURI and MERITUS COURI.  COURI (Campus Office of Undergraduate Research Initiatives) is a great opportunity for undergraduates at The University of Texas at El Paso to gain experience in their chosen academic fields.

Welcome to The Humanities Collaborative

Welcome to the inaugural post of The Humanities Collaborative at EPCC-UTEP blog site!

What are the humanities? We may often find it hard to come up with a specific answer.  Instead, we might conjure up a series of examples or images that somehow seem related to the humanities, or at least the common view of what the humanities are.