The USC Sidney Harman Academy for Polymathic Study is pleased to announce the third year of our course, Los Angeles: A Polymathic Inquiry. Stretching an entire academic year, with two units in Fall 2015 and two units in Spring 2016, the course is a uniquely polymathic look at Los Angeles.
Join Professors William Deverell and Karin Huebner, as well as Los Angeles experts from diverse fields, on this year-long polymathic endeavor.Read more
The USC Sidney Harman Academy for Polymathic Study at the USC Libraries announces an exciting opportunity for ambitious students. Twenty participants will be selected to join an intensive three-day workshop to explore themes of California: Past Imagined, Present Innovation, and Future Sustainability through a polymathic lens and exchange ideas with peers and expert scholars and practitioners.
We are now accepting applications to be considered for the twenty-student cohort through Wednesday, August 5th.Read more
The Future—what is it, how best to predict it, whether it will feature utopic advancement or a dystopic nightmare—has long occupied our minds. Over the course of Spring 2015, students and select faculty will consider paradoxes and what possibilities thinking about the future might hold.Learn more