Fall 2015 was another rich and dynamic semester for the USC Sidney Harman Academy for Polymathic Study. We kicked off the first week of classes with a 3-day workshop, “CALIFORNIA: Past Imagined, Present Innovation, and Future Sustainability;” we concluded the semester with an all day event celebrating the 100th anniversary of the publication of Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity; and interspersed throughout we continued our popular bi-weekly Polymathic Pizza series.Read more
What will our world look like in ten, twenty, or fifty years? How can we imagine, prepare for, and influence future trajectories of our planet in terms of governance, sustainability, and co-existence? The spring 2016 Polymathic Pizza series brings together faculty and students from diverse disciplines and interests to speculate on the future and to explore how we might have a hand in shaping it.