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.
American Indian singers, drummers and dancers will gather at California State University, Northridge for the 30th Annual CSUN powwow. It will include a variety of arts and crafts booths, along with a children’s activity table. The powwow will be held on the north side of the CSUN campus on the Chicano House lawn; visitors should enter campus on Plummer Street from Reseda Boulevard. Signs will direct visitors to the event. Read more
The President's Office, the Oviatt Library, the China Institute, and the College of Humanities invite you to meet Chinese Ambassador Jian Liu at a CSUN-China Forum and Book Donation Ceremony.
Ambassador Liu will make a presentation on "U.S.-China Relations and Education Collaboration." Read more
The College of Humanities was featured in an article about the Humanities in the September 6, 2013, issue of CSU Leader. The article, "Humanities Making Global Connections," by Stephanie Thara, cited the Chicano Studies' Alternative Chicano Press class, stating that "[it] gives students the practice they need to effectively use multimedia to tell the stories of community members." Read more
In April of 2013, Professor Irene Clark, English Department, chaired a panel session at the conference of The Association of Graduate Students in English in which several CSUN undergraduates read their literacy narratives. "They were so special, and Read more
San Salvador, El Salvador. The Secretary of Culture of the Office of the Presidency of El Salvador, through the National Direction of Spaces of Cultural Development, the National Direction of Research in Culture and Art, the Central American University “José Simeón Cañas” (UCA) Read more