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
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • 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.


  • Paul Jaussen Poetry Review

    Rachel Blau DuPlessis, poet, critic, scholar and collagist studies and considers the different valuations of endings in the introduction to Surge: Drafts 96-114.Surge is the final addition to her opus Drafts, a text 26 years in the making and published over five volumes.

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    Apr 10

    Idea Factory: "Emotions and the Sources of Moral Judgment"


    Idea Factory: "Emotions and the Sources of Moral Judgment" Dr. Daniel Shargel, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Lawrence Technological University Thursday, April 20 12:30-1:45 S321

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    Mar 28

  • Vivian Kao "The Victorian"


    Humanities professor Vivian Kao publishes a journal called The Victorian.

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    Feb 9

    Welcome Center Meet and Greet


     Please join us on Monday, February 13, at LTU's Welcome Center (C406) at 6:30PM for a meet-and-greet and 7PM for a panel discussion of trends in the types of opportunities and skills that are needed now and those that may be needed in the next few years in technical communication in the workplace.   

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    Feb 8

  • LTU prof gets two grants for robotics and entrepreneurial education

    A Lawrence Technological University assistant professor of biomedical engineering has been awarded two new grants – one to explore touch-sensitive feedback in robots, and another to expand entrepreneurial education in biotech. Mansoor Nasir is principal investigator on a $50,000 grant from the DENSO North Americ...

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    Nov 21

    Global Village Poetry Reading

    Multilingual Poetry Reading

    For the second year running, Dr. Paul Jaussen organized a multilingual poetry reading.  A part of LTU's Global Village, this reading highlights the linguistic diversity of the LTU campus. This year's event featured 22 student, faculty, and staff readers representing 12 different languages.  

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    Oct 17