Cal Humanities

"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more in context."

— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project

"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more when it is in context."

— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project

Governor Jerry Brown

“The humanities are ways or windows into what it is to be human.”

As both the 34th and the 39th Governor of  California, Governor Brown is the longest-serving  governor in state history. Brown has devoted his life to Californians through both his legal and  political careers.