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Interdisciplinary seminars for Cornell graduate students & advanced undergraduates


Our fellows offer experimental interdisciplinary seminars on research topics related to the year's focal theme. These seminars are offered one time only! The theme for 2023-24 is "Crossing."

Course Spotlights


Enroll in Fall 2024 Silence courses!

Our Fall 2024 seminars explore concepts of disability history, political violence in fiction, queer archives, and more, delving deeply into intersectional interpretations of the focal theme, Silence.

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SHUM 3750: Humanities Scholars Research Methods

Designed specifically for undergraduate students, the goal of the seminar is to teach and refine research methods (library research, note taking, organizing material, bibliographies, citation methods, proposals, outlines, etc.) as well as to guide students through the initial stages of a research project of your own design. Part of the Humanities Scholars Program.

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