Advancing and promoting research and creative endeavors in the College of Arts and Letters.

From getting projects off the ground to sharing their impact with the world, the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts ensures faculty and students at all levels get the research support they need and the scholarly recognition they deserve.

2022-2023 Research Theme

The ongoing pandemic, climate change, and global ramifications of the war in Ukraine have brought the interconnectedness of our world into stark relief. Yet, at a moment when our shared destiny has become radically apparent and technology connects humanity in unprecedented ways, various interrelated crises still threaten to rupture the connections holding our society together. This year, ISLA aims to foster deep analysis of the interconnectedness of social, cultural, political, and economic life around the globe.