College of Humanities

College of Humanities

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Humanities MA Intro April 5, 2018Welcome 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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Captioning Videos Used In Instruction

The University has launched a new website: 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.

Upcoming Events

Social Movements in Africa

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Cartoon African Protest

Please join us at the 7th Annual CSUN African Studies Symposium. This year's theme, Social Movements in Africa, includes a keynote address by Nisrin Elamin Abdelrahman of Stanford University discussing African Springs: How Social Movements Build People Power across the Continent. For more information, please Read more

My Days in China with the Flying Tigers

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

James Segel

About the Speaker: James Segel was a 22-years old pilot when he was assigned to the AMMISCA project (the American Military Mission to China) in 1942. James made many trips with his "Ferdinand" C-47 flying over Himalayan Mountains to provide crucial supplies for Chinese and American armies fighting against the Japanese, including the famous Flying Tigers Read more

José Luis Vargas Scholarship Awards

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Jose Luis Vargas Scholarship Awards

The Educational Opportunity Programs (EOP) at California State University, Northridge cordially invites you to attend the first annual José Luis Vargas Scholarship Awards. Read more

The Politics of Participation in Popular Culture

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

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Sigma Tau Delta, AGSE, and the Department of English invite everyone to participate and submit proposals for the English Spring Un-conference! Featuring lightning talks, teaching demos, roundtables, and paper panels, the un-conference is the perfect platform to actively collaborate with other participants. Read more