HI's 15th Anniversary

This year the Humanities Institute turns 15! 

In 2003, a small and dedicated group of USF faculty, administrators, and donors came together to launch the USF Humanities Institute. Lead by Dr. William H. Scheuerle, their goal was to bring established scholars and artists to USF as well as promote research in the humanities by USF faculty. They recognized that investment in humanities research was a critical component in USF's goal of becoming a nationally renowned research univeristy

Learn more about the contributions the Humanities Institute has made to USF and the Tampa community in the last 15 years.

What is American Cuisine?

Thursday, Mar 21, at 7:30 p.m. this spring's Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence, Paul Freedman, will be giving a public talk at Armature Works in Tampa addressing the question "What is American Cuisine?"

Freedman will discuss the history of food in the United States from the point of view of both old regional traditions and the standardized industrial food available at supermarkets that has largely replaced it. Cosponsored with the College of Arts and Sciences Frontier Forum Lecture Series, this event is free and open to the public!