Humanities Institute


Founded in 1986, the Humanities Institute presents a thematic program each semester on a topic related to the humanities. As part of Scripps’ tradition of interdisciplinary education, this program includes lectures, conferences, exhibitions, performances, and film series bringing prominent and younger cutting-edge scholars to campus. Mail Scripps College Humanities Institute 1030 Columbia Ave. #2014 Claremont, CA 91711

Staff Members

Yuval Avnur
Director of the Humanities Institute
Professor of Philosophy
Director, Humanities Institute
Chair, Department of Philosophy

Rebecca Ackley
Administrative Assistant to Humanities Director
(909) 621-8237