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Centers in the College of Humanities

American West Center

The American West Center offers invaluable hands-on education and experience with the unique mission of researching the history and culture of the American West.

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Asia Center

The Asia Center, a Title VI National Resource Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, serves as a hub for Asia-related activities at the University of Utah involving teaching, research, and outreach to K-12 schools and the broader community.

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Confucius Institute

The programs and activities of the Confucius Institute aim to expand knowledge and understanding of China and its multi-faceted importance for the state of Utah.

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Center for Latin American Studies

The Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS), a Title VI National Resource Center, serves as a hub for Latin American-related activities at the University of Utah involving teaching, research and community outreach.

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L2TReC supports research on Second Language Acquisition (SLA) and works with L2 teachers at all levels of instruction. The Center hosts events and workshops on SLA research, curriculum development and assessment, and is a resource for the university and the community on foreign language education.

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Middle East Center

The Middle East Studies degree is designed to provide students with language and cultural competence in the region of the Middle East that can become the foundation for careers in public affairs, public service, business, and many other fields.

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Taft-Nicholson Center

The Taft-Nicholson Center works to bridge the arts and humanities with the sciences. Our mission is to increase environmental literacy, boost environmental awareness and inspire personal connection to nature and the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

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Tanner Humanities Center

The Tanner Humanities Center promotes humanities inquiry and engagement by supporting innovative scholarly projects and creating opportunities for interaction among scholars, students, and lifelong learners. 

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University Writing Center

The University Writing Center is is a free service to students and faculty of the University of Utah. Our mission is to help you become a more confident writer by providing individual consultations with peer tutors.

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Last Updated: 11/3/21