College of Humanities

  • 4 Humanities grads - 2016
  • Two students in front of Sierra Hall

College of Humanities

HSI Pathways to the Professoriate websiteWelcome 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.

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Featured Events

Fall 2016 Student Symposium

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:45pm

Fall 2016 student symposium

This event will showcase the research projects by students enrolled in the Central American Studies Research seminar on Central American Literature (CAS 421).  Sponsored by Central American Studies Program in an effort to promote academic excellence. Read more

How to Change the Culture of Violence to a Culture of Peace

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Dr. Farideh Kioumehr-Dadsetan

Dr. Farideh Kioumehr-Dadsetan is the Founder and Executive Director of the International Health and Epidemiology Research Center (IHERC) - A non-profit organization- established in 1994-Dedicated to the research and prevention of epidemic diseases. As part of that mission, she established the innovative Anti-Violence Campaign for Peace project that identifies violence as a preventable social epidemic disease. Read more

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Captioning Videos Used in Instruction

closed captioning logoThe University has launched a new website: www.csun.edu/captioning. The purpose of the site is to provide unified content for faculty and students regarding captioning. As a reminder, we are required to caption videos used in instruction. The website provides useful information on captioning options for both content creators and consumers.