The summer workshop will instruct students in the various ways they can leverage their pre-existing and developing skill sets towards the pursuit of careers in the public humanities and the private sector (also sometimes referred to as “alt-ac” careers). Familiarity with the vital connections between academic and public worlds can also enrich traditional scholarly endeavors.

Deadline: Applications should be submitted to Kush Patel ( at the U-M Institute for the Humanities by September 30, 2016.

For more information, including complete application requirements, visit Humanities Without Walls.