What is identity?


The Humanities Institute brings big questions to life by bringing new writers, publishers and scholars to the university community.

Food for Thought
UCHI supports a variety of programs to encourage dialogue and discourse in the humanities.

Programs and Lecture Series

UCHI fellows talk

Fellows’ Talks

All fellows give a public talk during their year in residence. It is an opportunity both to highlight their project and research goals, but also to get feedback and input.

Learn more about Fellows’ Talks

The Popular Culture Initiative logo, featuring the words "the popular culture initiative" styled to look like a pink neon sign.

Popular Culture Initiative

The popular culture initiative invites and facilitates investigations into popular film, television, music, games, and the internet, and many other popular texts and practices, through invited speakers, a podcast, a working group, and more.

Popular Culture Initiative Events and News

Faculty Success

Faculty Success

This faculty success initiative offeers a host of supportive programming on career self-assessment, time management, and publication strategies.

Faculty Success Events and News

Medical Humanities & Arts

Medical Humanities & Arts

The Medical Humanities & Arts Initiative sponsors events that bring together humanistic and artistic explorations of medicine, health, and social justice.

Medical Humanities & Arts Events and News