A strong foundation in the humanities empowers you to be a more active global citizen. As today’s students become tomorrow’s leaders, the world will look to you to help shape its future. A background in history, cultural studies, politics and ethics will allow you to develop nuanced understandings of complex problems, and to make informed decisions about how to address them.
Whether you aspire to be a graphic artist, environmental scientist, doctor, or pharmacist, the Center for Global Humanities Seminar Series (CGH 490/505) can play an important role in your education. The program introduces you to some of the greatest challenges humanity faces today—matters involving health and medicine, national identities, religion and violence, the future of education, and other topics of major relevance to the global community.