The Humanities Program brings world-class scholars and undergraduates together in pursuit of fundamental insights into the human condition as they arise in literature, the arts, history, philosophy and the sciences. More….


May 19, 2020
Congratulations to Jackson Willis, HUMS ’20, who is one of only two seniors to graduate this year with Exceptional Distinction in his major. The award is based on high...
May 18, 2020
Dear Graduating Seniors of the Humanities Program,
March 25, 2020
Martin Hagglund’s recent book, This Life, has won the René Wellek Prize, the most prestigious award for literary studies. Past winners include Umberto Eco and Edward Said....

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