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Featured Events

A Panel Discussion on the Field of Behavior Analysis

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Psychology Department

Applied Behavior Analysis Speaker Series:

The Psychology Department and the CSUN Student Association for Behavior Analysis presents a A Panel Discussion on the Field of Behavior Analysis with practicing behavior analysts.
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Chinese Philanthropy in China and Los Angeles

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Professor Victor Shaw

Prof. Victor Shaw has recently completed a research study of the practice and culture of philanthropy in contemporary China - where organized philanthropy as we know it in the U.S. is still a new development. Professor of Sociology in CSUN’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Shaw did site work twice in China for this research, supported by a grant from the HIRI Nonprofit Research Fellowships endowment at CSUN. For more information about this lecture, please Read more

How Valley Nonprofits Serve Young Black Men and Boys

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Professor Cedric Hackett

Dr. Cedric Hackett, CSUN Professor and Director of CSUN's DuBois-Hamer Institute for Academic Achievement, will speak to the Valley Providers Collaborative meeting about how - and how well - Valley nonprofits serve the many needs of young Black men and boys (and how they might do more in the future).  His talk is based on a study he recently completed, funded by the HIRI Nonprofit Research Fellowships at CSUN.  He'll be introduced by Dr. Thomas Backer, Executive Director of Valley Nonprofit Resources, which is the co-sponsor of this special VPC session. Read more

Department of Social Work: Fall 2016 Admissions Informational Session

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Department of Social Work
Admissions Informational Sessions

Informational sessions are a wonderful way to meet with members of our Department of Social Work Admissions Committee, get more information about our programs and the application process, as well as to ask us any questions you may have. Read more