Awards

Fall 2017 graduation ceremony photos

Congratulations to three of our recent PhD graduates, Dr. Jonathan Stringfield, Dr. Bradley Zopf, and Dr. Tünde Cserpes! (Associate Professor Paul-Brian McInerney and Professor Maria Krysan pictured with our new graduates.)

Four UIC Sociology graduate students win UIC Graduate College awards

Congratulations to Sarah Steele and Meghan Daniel for winning The Chancellor’s Graduate Research Award! Meghan Daniel’s project is titled,“Praxis of Resistance,” and Sarah Steele’s project is titled, “When Gay Rights Aren’t Enough: Intersectional…

Barbara Risman, LAS Distinguished Professor Award and Lecture

Barbara Risman has been named a UIC College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor and will deliver her Distinguished Lecture on September 19, 4 – 6pm. Professor Risman’s talk is titled, “Where…

Fall Welcome Party pictures

To kick off the fall 2017 semester, UIC Sociology faculty and graduate students convened at Vintage Lounge last Thursday night! In addition to enjoying good food and fun conversation, we welcomed the incoming…

Meghan Daniel is named a 2017 University Library Fellow

Congratulations to Meghan Daniel for being awarded the UIC Library Graduate Student Fellowship for archival research in the Special Collections. Her work, “Margins to Center: A Decade of Reproductive Justice Organizing,” will focus…

Barbara Risman, Distinguished Professor Award and Lecture

Congratulations to Barbara Risman, 2017 UIC College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor! Professor Risman will deliver the Distinguished Lecture, “Where the Millennials Will Take Us: A New Generation Wrestles with the…

Barbara Risman is AKD Distinguished Lecturer

Barbara Risman will deliver the Alpha Kappa Delta Distinguished Lecture this weekend in Montreal, in conjunction with the American Sociological Association. Her talk is titled, “Where Will the Millennials Take Us? Transforming the…

Georgiann Davis, PhD alum, wins two ASA awards

Georgiann Davis, PhD alum, won not one, but TWO awards from ASA’s Sex & Gender section! Her book, Contesting Intersex: The Dubious Diagnosis, won the section book award. She also won the section’s…