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