The Global Humanities Institute brings to the College community a series of events to enrich students’ awareness of the role study of the global humanities plays in educational, professional, and professional lives. We also offer expert speakers events and MC faculty presentations and workshops for an increased globalization of the Montgomery College culture.
All programs and offerings by the Global Humanities Institute are free and open to the public.
Satyajit Ray Film Festival
September 3 to September 13, 2015
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center
51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, MD 20850
Printable schedule (.pdf) PROGRAM IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Admission is FREE, but tickets are required.
Box Office: (240) 567-5301, Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
2015 GHI Humanities Leadership Award Presentation
April 17, 2015
The Global Humanities Institute and the Paul Peck Humanities Institute are pleased to announce this year's Humanities Leadership Award, Professor Joan Naake. Professor Naake has held every service position at the department and discipline levels, and serves the College community as coordinator of the Athenaeum Lecture Series. The presentation will take place on the Germantown Campus in PK2059, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
More information and Professor Naake's presentation
March 27, 2015
STEaM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, arts, and Math. The STEaM Events at Montgomery College are designed to explore the intersection of STEM fields with the humanities through different topics. STEAMed Rice explored the intersection between STEM and humanities through food. The event featured Expert Speaker Dr. Eliza Jane Reilly as well as presentations and discussions lead by faculty and administrators. More information can be found on the STEaM Events page.
Humanities Days 2014
October 20—24, 2014
Montgomery College will again be celebrating Humanities Day. Events with a global and multicultural focus will include films, lectures, workshops, presentations and display at the Germantown, Rockville and Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campuses.
Complete Humanities Days Schedule [Color PDF]
2014 Capstone Event
Thursday, October 23, 7:00–8:30 p.m.
Join us for a reception at an exhibition featuring artworks from Xian University, China and the University of El Salvador in San Salvador.
Cultural Arts Center Gallery, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
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