Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and 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.

News

'Humanity + Technology' lecture series resumes with internet freedom talk 

The second year of a lecture series on the technologies we make and how they affect our lives will begin next month at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield. The “Humanity + Technology Lecture Series” event will take place Thursday, Sept. 12 at 12:30 p.m. in the Mary E. Marburger Science and Engineering Auditorium, Room S100 in LTU’s Science Building.

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Women in Red 

In 2013, 90% of volunteer Wikipedia editors, or "Wikipe­dians," were estimated to be male. In 2014, only 15% of Wikipedia's biographical entries focused on women and their accomplishments. The Women in Red (WiR) Project was launched to balance these inequities by increasing the number of female Wikipedians and Wikipedia's global coverage of women.

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Teller to bring a 'luxury of conversation' 

Storytelling isn’t just a profession for longtime teller Corinne Stavish. It’s also a way of life.

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LTU gets state grant for lecture series linking humanities with technology 

Lawrence Technological University has received a $6,800 grant from Michigan Humanities to support the “Humanity + Technology Lecture Series,” a continuing series of public presentations on the human implications and effects of technology—past, present, and future.

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"Women Untold"

LTU student-produced documentary on women of color in STEM now up on YouTube 

A team of students in Lawrence Technological University’s media communication program has produced a half-hour documentary film on previously little-known contributions to STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) by three women of color in the early and mid-20th Century.

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The Limits of Fabrication: Materials Science, Materialist Poetics / Paul Jaussen 

Paul Jaussen, Associate Professor of Literature, has published a review of Nathan Brown's book The Limits of Fabrication: Materials Science, Materialist Poetics (Fordham University Press, 2017) in the journal ASAP/J.  The review examines Brown's analysis of the relationship between nanotechnology, philosophy, design, and contemporary poetry.     

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Next Idea Factory event offers expert on inclusivity in the classroom 

How classroom practices can boost engagement among historically marginalized populations is the topic of the next event in the Idea Factory speaker series at Lawrence Technological University.

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Humanities and Technology Lecture - Care-ful Futures Design, Technology and the More than Human 

How do you study people, things, and futures that do not yet exist? Based on 10 years of scholarship and practice on emerging technologies, this talk will draw on theories around posthuman and the more-than-human in order to understand the emergent aesthetics, ethics, and politics. T

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Writing Workshop Fridays 

Please Join us For Writing Workshop FridaysPresented by the Writing Center and the Library. 3/1 - Evaluating Sources and Using the Library3/22 -  WPE Prep4/5 - Wikipedia & Google Scholar4/22 - MLA Annotated Bibs

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