From the stage, to the web, to the classroom, the School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences is
a community of students, staff and faculty whose task it is to challenge the mind
to enable learning, intellectualism, aesthetic development, creative thought and performance
at the highest level. Programs and courses are geared toward creative and intellectual
expression, developing talent and supporting growth in critical thinking, analysis
and content. Instructors bring to the learning hearth the latest approaches and ideas
in support of excellence in learning. The School of Arts, Humanities, and Social
Sciences supports the liberal arts experience and is foundational to the general education
of a well and fully educated individual.
The School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences is also home to the Army ROTC program of military sciences studies where future United States Army officers are recruited, trained and provided the skills to be leaders.
The mission of the School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciecnes is to provide academic programs and General Education courses that cultivate the skills and perspectives essential for preparing university students for productive participation and leadership in a rapidly changing world. Inspired by the enduring principles of Abraham Lincoln's life and legacy, the School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences strives to promote research, innovation, scholarship, and creative expression. At the heart of the LMU liberal arts experience is a commitment to a tradition and standard of excellence that fosters students' intellectual, moral, civic, and creative capacities and aspirations in service to humanity through the advancement of life in the Appalachian region and beyond.
Faculty, staff, and students that are a part of the School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences adhere to the School's values: integrity, creativity, and students' success.
Martin Sellers, PhD Professor of Government
BA Trenton State College
MPA New York University
PhD Temple University