Susan Briante and English Lecturer and MFA grad Paco Cantú part of Borderlands Digital Storytelling Grant from the Mellon Foundation

July 19, 2021

Libraries Announce Mellon Grant Recipients to Launch U.S.-Mexico Borderlands Digital Storytelling Projects and New Collaborations

People who live and work on the U.S.-Mexico borderlands will be able to see more perspectives of their history, culture and experiences thanks to a grant project created by the University Libraries to support the development of research projects that contribute to a broader understanding of the region. 

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation funded the three-year $750,000 Digital Borderlands project in which the Libraries disburse grants to support the integration of library services into data-intensive, humanities-focused research on the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands.

The first cohort of grant recipients was recently announced. Read More