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.
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
Humanities Days 2014
October 20—24, 2014
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.
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
Thursday, October 2, 7 p.m.
The UNESCO Center for Peace and the
Sichuan Conservatory of Music Professors Choir Concert
Vocal concert of professors teaching at China's largest music school.
Cultural Arts Center, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus
Event Flyer [PDF]
Wednesday, March 5, 2–4 p.m.
Cosmopolitan Sex Workers: Women and Migration in a Global City
us for a fascinating discussion of an unfortunate global phenomenon:
human trafficking, particularly of women and girls. Dr. Christine Chin
brings to Montgomery College her very latest findings, published in her
new book, Cosmopolitan Sex Workers: Women and Migration in a Global City (Oxford University Press, 2013).
Location: Gudelsky 222—224, Rockville Campus
Event Flyer [PDF]
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Help us Prepare Students for the Global Economy
When you make a tax-deductible gift to the College’s Global Humanities Institute, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant will provide 50% matching funds. Simply visit www.montgomerycollege.edu/onlinegiving, or contact the Montgomery College Foundation for more information at (240) 567-7900.
Global Humanities Institute • 7600 Takoma Avenue • Takoma Park, Maryland 20912
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