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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.
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
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
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
UNAM Today is an exhibit on the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) including it’s role in the development of modern Mexico and an overview of the various programs the university runs.
Please see the exhibit information page.
The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is offering FREE writing and statistics tutoring! Read more
The Owens Valley is one of Los Angeles’ main water sources — pumping water to the region for the past 100 years. But at what cost to the valley’s people? A team of California State University, Northridge anthropology, botany and environmental science professors are studying the environmental and human impacts on Owens Valley plant life over the past 50 years. To learn more about the study, please visit CSUN today to Read more
CSUN Psychology Professor Luciana Lagana Receives an NIH Grant to Advance Pain Research on African-American, European-American, and Latina Older Women. To learn about Dr. Lagana's work please