College of Humanities
Welcome to Humanities
As education becomes ever more focused on professional degrees and vocational training, employers increasingly report that what they seek is not necessarily more specialized degrees but rather people who can think, who can synthesize, who can analyze, and who can apply a broad base of thought to a wide variety of areas.
The College of Humanities teaches students to read, write and think. Our graduates are prepared for a 21st-century workforce that advances those who have the power not just to achieve and innovate but to communicate their ideas to an audience beyond their applied field.
Gender and Women’s Studies professor Breny Mendoza has published Ensayos de crítica feminista en nuestra América (Critical Feminist Essays of Our Americas), collecting 19 of her theoretical-political feminist writings from the past decade. Some essays are making their debut here. Read more
College of Humanities faculty members Charles Hatfield, Martin Pousson, and Wendy Yost are among the winners recently announced in this year’s CSUN Faculty Awards, annually presented by the university’s Faculty Senate. Read more