The USC Sidney Harman Academy for Polymathic Study is pleased to announce its partnership with the University of Cambridge Center for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities (CRASSH) and the USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute (EMSI). The Harman Academy is providing support for Kimberly Skelton, Ph.D., selected as the inaugural 2013-2014 CRASSH/EMSI/Harman Academy Postdoctoral Fellow in Early Modern Visual and Material Culture.
Dr. Skelton will be leading a Master Class (esvp code: MASTERCLASS) entitled, “Sight in Context: Early Modern Modes of Perception” in the Harman Academy on Thursday, February 27th (note: date and time change) from 5:30-7:30 pm.Read more
The Sidney Harman Academy for Polymathic Studies, in partnership with the Levan Institute, introduces ZYGO—A Student Lunchtime Series on Ethics in Medicine.
The Zygo series, also known as Ethical Eats, is organized by USC students in health and medicine who seek dialogue with USC faculty across disciplines to further integrate ethical themes into their curriculum. (Zygo- prefix indicating a union or joining).
The series will feature 3 roundtables this spring that seek to reach across disciplines to better understand the implications of ethics and ethical dilemmas in regards to questions of health and medicine.Read more