Citywide Partnerships

The Scherer Center co-sponsors the Newberry Library’s Seminar in American Art and Visual CultureSeminar in Early American History and CultureSeminar in Labor History, the Urban History Dissertation Group, and the Seminar on Women and Gender.  For a complete archive of past speakers, visit the individual seminar pages.

Additionally, the Scherer Center partners annually with the Chicago Humanities Festival to present a series of public programs and graduate student seminars at the Newberry Library. Recent guests include Annette Gordon-Reed, Martha Sandweiss, and Geoffrey Stone.