The Commons at the University of Kansas is a catalyst for unconventional thinking, interdisciplinary inquiry, and unexpected discoveries across the sciences, arts, and humanities.
We develop projects and programs across disciplines around issues of broad relevance.
Please consider building a dialogue with us.
Red Hot Research
showcases current explorations in research at KU in a multidisciplinary, fast-paced format.
Grad Student Initiatives
opportunities for graduate students to lead the discussions and share their research.
Framing The Dialogue
investigates themes that reference broader conversations we face as a society including those of identity, community, and the social and political implications of current events.