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Sociology News Archive
Lain Mathers recently published a paper in Social Currents
Jerome Hendricks recently published a paper in Sociological Perspectives
Professor Amy Bailey discusses Emanuel AME Church murders on Georgia Public Broadcasting
Maria Krysan's Research cited on Slate.com
Department Head Barbara Risman wins UIC's Graduate College Mentorship Award!
Yan Xing successfully defends her dissertation
Yan Xing defended her dissertation on corporate social responsibility
Professor Krysan, March 19th event on addressing foreclosures
Dr Krysan co-organizes half day event on the foreclosure crisis.
Professor Risman, on the future of marriage
Georgiann Davis wins UIC's Best Thesis Award
Georgiann Davis (Ph.D 2012) won "Outstanding Thesis Award".
Three graduate students win ASA grants
Allison Moss, Amy Brainer, and Donna Granville win ASA teaching related awards.
Bucher Research Award granted to sociology doctoral student
Danielle Giffort wins Bucher award.
Sociology doctoral candidate wins Provost Award
Melissa Abad wins Provost Award.
Graduate student wins Lincoln Fellowship
Julio Capeles wins Lincoln Fellowship
Recently minted Georgiann Davis (PhD, 2012) receives award at new campus
Dr. Risman will be featured on CBS May 14th
Department head interview featured on CBS 2 May 14th.
Assistant Professor Lorena Garcia wins ASA book award
Assistant Professor Lorena Garcia wins Race, Gender and Class Section's Distinguished Book Award
Professor Kryan quoted in the Chicago Tribune
Professor Krysan quoted on federal housing
New PhD blogs for Ms. magazine
Dr Banerjee (UIC PhD, 2012) writes about her dissertation on immigrant wives on Ms. magazine blog
4 Grad Students Win Teaching Awards
4 graduate students win teaching innovation award
Professor Krysan cited in L.A. Times
Professor Maria Krysan was cited in a recent L.A. Times article about racial equality.
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