Center for the Advancement of the Humanities

Welcome to the Center for the Advancement of the Humanities. The Center for the Advancement of the Humanities is committed to the pursuit of humanistically informed knowledge for human well-being. We work with departments, individuals, and organizations at Marquette to bring ideas and researchers into conversation. To that end, we are open to suggestions and requests. Please contact for more information or if you would like to propose programming.

Upcoming Events

Coffee Chat with Rhiannon Giddens

Friday, April 23, 2021  |  10:00am - 11:00am  |  Online  |  Register Here

Join us for some conversation, Q&A, and a little bit of music! 


Spring 2021 AMUW Boheim Lecture:

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 | 7:00pm | Register Here

Dr. Antoinette Burton, Professor and Maybelle Leland Swanlung Endowed Chair at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will present, "The Humanities in Extra/ordinary Times". 

More scheduled events can be found here

Future of Humanities Panel

Dean Heidi Bostic and Dr. Heather Hathaway led a virtual panel conversation about the Future of the Humanities on February 24, 2021.


NEG Grant Workshops

The National Endowment for the Humanities will be hosting a series of ten virtual grant workshops. NEH offers a variety of grant programs to individuals and organizations that do the highest quality work to promote the humanities. To find out more about NEH Grants in general and current open opportunities, visit