The Humanities Department will contribute to the college community’s broad understanding and informed appreciation of the humanities, including the rhetorical arts, literature and philosophy.
In concert with the vision and philosophy of College of the Mainland, the Humanities Department will:
- Offer students quality education in English, speech, humanities and philosophy.
- Help students improve reading, writing, speaking, listening and critical thinking skills.
- Provide students with the opportunity to develop their abilities “to use computer-based technology in communicating, solving problems and acquiring information” (Co-Board).
Recent Humanities Articles
Four Dickinson High School 1989 graduates put their Gator spirit to work in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, joining forces to create and promote a scholarship fund specifically for current Dickinson high school students to attend College of the Mainland, either through the Collegiate High School are as entering students next year.
Lost in Yonkers at COM theatre - (Directed by Humanities faculty member)
Here be dragons … and other literary villains. Those looking for something different in an English course at College of the Mainland have new options this semester, from World Literature to Post-Apocalyptic Lit.