Welcome to the Clement and Linda McGillicuddy Humanities Center!

Advancing Research in the Humanities, Linking Scholars to One Another and the Broader Maine Community

The Clement and Linda McGillicuddy Humanities Center (MHC) promotes the cultivation of cultural knowledge, intellectual curiosity, and critical and creative reflection. It fulfills this mission by providing funding for innovative humanities research and forums for meaningful conversations among scholars, students, and the public.  The Center supports the Public Humanities, broadly construed, for the benefit of UMaine and the State of Maine.

There are always exciting humanities related events going on at UMaine or in the region. Check out our calendar of upcoming eventsFacebook page, ongoing programs, and announcements below to find out what’s happening!


Join Michael Lang, Anne Knowles, and Michael Howard as they discuss how we think about and the role of historical ages, maps, and basic income. Created and moderated by Frédéric Rondeau as part of the 2017-2018 year-long MHC symposium Juvenescence / Obsolescence: Humanities Approaches to Aging across the Ages.