Health and Human Development students, faculty, staff, and community work together to improve the quality of life across the lifespan through research, education, and action. Our alumni are in professions that enrich health and well-being, fitness and activity, and living environments for individuals, families, and communities. We’re glad you’re here! Get to know us! Meet Dean Farrell J. Webb.
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When coffee is roasted, prior to packaging and sale, it exudes volatile organic compounds which can cause respiratory illness in workers over the long term. A key to keeping workplaces healthy is to communicate the risks and the remedies, and to do that, a clear understanding of the problem is necessary. Environmental and Occupational Health Department Chair Nola Kennedy and faculty Tony Machado, and Gev Kazanchyan authored an article for a coffee industry magazine to help coffee roasters keep the workplace healthy. Read more
Roxane Berger is a lecturer in Family and Consumer Sciences Interior Design program and she is also an accomplished abstract artist whose works were on display in a gallery show in the CSUN Soraya this spring. "Music in Motion" is Berger's visual exploration of her muse: music. "Music emerges from all the sounds around us, adding color and rhythm to our lives," she said. "Music has the power to heal and enliven, transform and transport." Read more
Every spring, the College celebrates a select group of students who were recommended by faculty for Dean's Awards as Outstanding Students in HHD. We recognize the dedication, accomplishment and vitality they brought to their studies, our campus, and our communities. Each of these students demonstrates what we mean when we call HHD "the College of Life." Read more
The Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) is the accrediting body for the Health Administration. Recently, the organization established a Hall of Fame Award, with Health Sciences Faculty Emeritus Janet Reagan as a member of the inaugural cohort. Reagan has made significant contributions to the field of healthcare management education through her involvement with AUPHA since 1976 with over forty years of service. Read more