Carnegie Mellon University


Each year, the Humanities Scholars Program sponsors and co-sponsors exciting events for the university community.

Interested in sponsoring an event with the Humanities Scholars Program? Contact Therese Tardio, director. 

2023-2024 Events

Dinner and a Movie Series

Co-sponsored with the Center for the Arts in Society.


Women in Animation Series

Co-sponsored with the School of Art's Studio for Creative Inquiry

CMU International Film Festival 

March 21-April 7, 2024

Titled "Faces of Fear," the 2024 CMU IFF seeks to explore the unique ways in which each of us cope with, face and learn from all our different sets of worries. How does fear affect us, and how do we continue rising from our beds to face it down each morning? Can we exist without fear, and how can we how can we overcome the fears that block us from our deepest aspirations?

Explore the 2024 schedule of films.

Co-sponsored with the Humanities Center