Humanities Month

April 2019 is OHSU’s Humanities Month, sponsored by the OHSU Library!

What started as an annual poetry contest has become an entire month of humanities-related programming.  Check out the links below to learn more about ways you can show your talents and engage with the humanities during the month of April.

Friday, March 17th, 2019

Deadline for submissions to OHSU Library’s Poetry Contest and call for submissions of original art, video, and creative nonfiction essays.  See the links below for more information.

Poetry Contest Guidelines

Creative Nonfiction Essay Submission Guidelines

Art Submission Guidelines

Film Submission Guidelines

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Lecture: Looking closely and observing loss: How an Art Museum can function as a SIM Center, 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm, Vey Auditorium

Patrick Bowden, M.M.S., P.A.-C., Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Education

Find more about Patrick’s work here:

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Poetry Contest Recognition Event, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, OHSU Auditorium

Please join us as we recognize the winners of OHSU’s annual Poetry Contest.

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Saturday Sketch at OHSU Library, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, OHSU Library, BICC building – 3rd floor

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Film Screening: No Más Bebés, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm RLSB 3A003A & B

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Lecture: Unspeakable: Sex, madness, and the malarial treatment of syphilis in Middle America, 1925-193912:00 pm to 1:00 pm, OHSU Auditorium

Dr. Christi Hancock, Ph.D., Chair – Department of History, University of Portland