Institute for Research in the Humanities

The UW-Madison Institute for Research in the Humanities sponsors research in the humanities, promotes interdisciplinary understanding of the humanities, and fosters a stimulating research environment of diverse scholars open to learning from each other.

Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes

Established in 1988, the CHCI serves as a site for the discussion of issues germane to the fostering of crossdisciplinary activity and as a network for the circulation of information and the sharing of resources.

Humanities Without Walls

Humanities Without Walls is an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation-funded consortium composed of fifteen interdisciplinary humanities centers and institutes at Illinois, Illinois-Chicago, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Nebraska, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Pennsylvania State, Purdue, and Wisconsin.

The Center for Renaissance Studies at the Newberry Library

UW-Madison is a member of The Renaissance Studies Consortium at the Newberry Library in Chicago. Funds are available for faculty and students to participate in Center for Renaissance Studies programs, to conduct research on medieval, Renaissance, or early modern topics, and/or to organize class visits to the library

The Humanities Portal

The Humanities Portal for the University of Wisconsin-Madison offers a rich variety of humanities teaching, research, outreach, and other activities at UW–Madison, located throughout the University’s colleges and schools and supported through its many departments, centers, institutes, programs, and libraries.

Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life

Imagining America is a national consortium of colleges and universities committed to public scholarship in the arts, humanities, and design. Public scholarship joins serious intellectual endeavor with a commitment to public practice and public consequence.