Department of humanities, social sciences, + communication

The Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Communication exemplifies Lawrence Technological University’s College of Arts and Sciences’ mission to foster creative minds and critical thinkers through effective teaching and real world experiences. LTU offers you a substantial assortment of courses from Victorian and Modern Literature, Broadcast Studio Technique, and Abnormal Psychology to Business Law. The diverse course work takes you beyond the classroom, whether it is a study abroad trip to Paris or the set of a newsroom – giving you the experience you need in today’s competitive working world.

IN THE NEWS

  • LTU SODA Performs "Midsummer Night's Dream"

    Be sure to attend a performance by the LTU Society of Dramatic Arts (SODA) next week! The group will be presenting Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" on November 21, 22, and 23. More details here: http://ltusoda.com/productions/MND...

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    Nov 18


    LTU hosts Nov. 19 Hotelling lecture on economic outlook

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    Paul Traub, a senior business economist at the Detroit branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, will discuss the status of the current economic recovery when he presents the fifth annual Harold Hotelling Memorial Lecture on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m.

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    Nov 5

  • LTU hosts Network Detroit conference on digital humanities theory and practice

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    On Sept. 26, LTU’s Department of Humanities, Social Sciences and Communication (HSSC) hosted Network Detroit 2014, its second annual digital humanities conference.

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    Oct 29


    Barrett named department chair

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    Associate Professor Jason Barrett has been named chair of the Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Communication in the College of Arts and Sciences at Lawrence Technological University.

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    Aug 4

  • Yarbrough accepted for graduate study

    Rachel Yarbrough, who received a Bachelor of Arts in English and Communication Arts in 2011, has been accepted for graduate study at Valparaiso University (Valparaiso, Indiana); the University of Aberdeen, (Aberdeen, Scotland); and the University of Leicester (Leicester, England).  Rachel will pursue a Master in English Literature.  Congratulations Rachel!

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    Apr 16


    Review and Discussion of Mark Cornillie's book, The Brainiac Paradox

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    On Thursday, February 13, LTU’s HSSC department hosted a book review and discussion of The Brainiac Paradox, by author Mark Cornillie. The event was held in the Welcome Center of the Taubman Student Services building, and was organized and presented by the Southeastern Michigan chapter of the Society for Technical Communication.  

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    Mar 21