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  • The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college in Seattle University. Our emphasis is on academic excellence, service to the community, and global engagement. We provide a liberal arts education in the humanities, the arts, and the social sciences. In addition to 41 undergraduate majors and 36 minors, we offer six master's degree programs and one professional post-baccalaureate certificate program.

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  • Efird Named to National Committee on US-China Relations Public Intellectuals ProgramRob Efird, Department of Anthropology, Sociology and Social Work, was selected for the National Committee on US-China Relations Public Intellectuals Program of American China scholars and specialists.

    Steven Pinker Presents on Writing in the 21st CenturyHarvard Psychology Professor Steven Pinker will discuss his new book, The Sense of Style, on October 6. Pinker is one of the world's foremost writers on language, mind, and human nature.

    Frye Art Museum Exhibits Documentary Films Produced by YouthEast African teens, under the direction of Photography Prof. Claire Garoutte, document the cultural heritage and community of the Yesler Terrace community in a film and photo exhibit.

    Dugan Named Director of Sport and Exercise Science ProgramEric Dugan has joined the faculty to direct the undergraduate Sport and Exercise Science degree program and its Human Performance Lab.

    Derr Publishes on Doctoral Students and Social JusticeSocial Work Professor Amelia S. Derr published "Teaching Note: Infusing Social Justice Into Doctoral Programs of Social Welfare: An Incremental Approach," which provides insight into ways to advance social justice.

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