2014-15 Year in Review

Humanities Center News

Announcement of Liz Bucar as Dean’s Leadership Fellow

Dear Colleagues: I am delighted to announce that Elizabeth (Liz) Bucar, Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Religion, has joined the Dean’s Office in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities as Dean’s Leadership Fellow. In this new role, Liz will work with Associate Dean Jack McDevitt, the Dean’s Office, the Humanities Center,…
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Holocaust Awareness Digital Archive: DRS Project Toolkit Pilot

Northeastern’s Annual Holocaust Awareness Week is presented by the College of Social Sciences and Humanities and the Northeastern Humanities Center with the Holocaust Awareness Committee.  The committee is pleased to announce a new archive project selected for the Digital Scholarship Group’s DRS Project Toolkit Pilot Program. In this Pilot program, the DSG will work with selected digital…
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“We are all hurt” – In Memory of the Charleston Victims

June 24, 2015 by Joe O’Connell Published by News@Northeastern Words spoken and sung can pro­vide an outlet when trying to under­stand tragedy and remem­bering those who were sense­lessly lost. That was the moti­va­tion for a spe­cial event Tuesday night cen­tered around music and poetry to remember the nine people shot and killed last week at the…
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Humanities Center Events


Journalism in a Land of Few Facts

A Conversation with Jodi Rudoren, Jerusalem Bureau Chief, The New York Times..
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Lori Lefkovitz: Faculty Works-in-Progress

Lori Lefkovitz Ruderman Professor and Director, Jewish Studies Program Director, Northeastern Humanities Center College of Social Sciences and Humanities “In Medias Res: The Shaping of Time in Jewish Stories” Lori Hope Lefkovitz, Ruderman Professor and Director of the Jewish Studies Program and Director of the Humanities Center, is the author of In Scripture: The First…
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“Education and Design” with Humanities Center Fellows

3 of our Humanities Center faculty fellows will discuss design and education…
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