About the Center

The Center for the Humanities is dedicated to the promotion and preservation of humanistic thinking and the pursuit of letters as essential activities in the intellectual, political and artistic life of this university, the community it serves, and the world.

Upcoming Events

September 11, 2014 - 4:00pm
Joe Fischel, Assistant Professor of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Yale University
Danforth University Center, Room 276
September 12, 2014
A Conference in Honor of Robert L. Williams
Umrath Lounge
September 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
Michael Omi, Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies, University of California, Berkeley


November 2, 2012

The Center for the Humanities announces the Freshman Writing Prize in honor of Dean James E. McLeod. Any freshman in the College of Arts & Sciences is invited to submit their work.