Virginia Tech Humanities Week
Save the Date! October 22-27, 2023 (Schedule Announcements Coming Soon.)
What is Humanities Week?
Virginia Tech Humanities Week highlights the essential work happening in the humanities at Virginia Tech and around the world. Members of the Virginia Tech community and beyond are invited to attend programs throughout the weeklong celebration scheduled for October 22-27, 2023. Humanities Week is sponsored by the Center for Humanities and the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences. All Humanities Week events are open to the public and free unless otherwise noted.
Events and Speakers
A team of students and faculty in our college are working together to send books to incarcerated people across Virginia. The Virginia Tech Prison Book Project embodies Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), a motto of selfless servitude and passion for community outreach that searches for humanity in everyone.
Progeny Short Film Festival
Date: Saturday, Oct. 21
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lyric Theatre, followed by a Q&A at Theatre 101
In collaboration with the College of Architecture Arts and Design.
University Choirs Concert
Date: Sunday, October 22
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre, Moss Arts Center
More Humanities Week events and speakers will be announced soon!
The Importance of the Humanities at Virginia Tech and Beyond