College of Humanities

Events

33rd Annual Powwow

Saturday, November 26, 2016 - 10:00am to 9:00pm

33rd Annual CSUN Powwow

Grand Entry will be at 12:30 PM. Indigenous Awareness Month gathering: American Indian Student Association, American Indian Studies Program, First Nations Alumni Association. Featuring American Indian dance and music, frybread, arts & crafts, vendors, children's craft activities. Water is Life: alcohol and drugs are not permitted on the Powwow grounds. Read more

Bi-Annual Men of Color Enquiry & Student Poster Session

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

World Class Wreckin' Cru

Featured Speaker: Alonzo Williams, Founder of World Class Wreckin' Cru, one of the first West Coast rap groups to do a major tour. The topic is Hip Hop Origins in the West Coast: Proxy for Collective Mobility. Read more

When Literacy Seems Difficult: Learning Differences in and out of the Classroom

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 2:00pm

Julie Neff Lippman

Speaker: Julie Neff Lippman, University of Puget Sound, emerita. Achieving literacy is difficult for many individuals for a plethora of reasons. For people who have learning differences like dyslexia or a non-verbal disability achieving literacy is often tortuous and frustrating even with good instruction and much hard work. We often think of learning differences as a school or classroom problem, but in fact, learning differences will follow the individual throughout his or her life. Read more

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