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!

2018-2019 Academic Year Fellowship Application

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The McGillicuddy Humanities Center is excited to announce that we  now have four research awards through the Center of Undergraduate Research (CUGR) of $1000 each. College of Liberal Arts and Sciences students have the ability to receive one of these awards if their project is in the humanities or the arts.

Please consider submitting an application on the CUGR website, the deadline this year is Friday, October 12th at 4:30 p.m.