In the College of Arts and Sciences we think of the humanities as a way to examine and make sense of the human experience. The humanities enable us to reflect upon our lives and ask fundamental questions of value, purpose, and meaning.
In Arts and Sciences, the Humanities disciplines are:
Why are the humanities important?
The humanities enrich our lives and illuminate what it means to be human, which is a worthwhile pursuit in and of itself, however, studying the humanities is also useful in the world in which we live. They teach us:
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