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Sociology News Archive
Professor Herring interviewed about special congressional election
Cedric Herring interviewed for about the special election to replace former Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr on ABC
UIC Sociology Celebrates UIC's 50th Anniversary!
Spring 2015 "Of Note" now available!
Fall 2014 "Of Note" now available
Spring 2014 "Of Note" Now Available
The Spring 2014 semester newsletter, which highlights student and faculty accomplishments.
Maria Krysan to PI HUD Funded Project
Maria Krysan will be PI of a project, flowing through the Urban Institute, but funded by HUD, entitled: "The Housing Search Process of Racial and Ethnic Minorities."
Summer Sociology Newsletter, Available
LAS/ Sociology newsletter
Spring 2013 Of Note, Available
Sociology Department newsletter available
Asst Professor Lorena Garcia publishes book on Latina sexualities
Praise for Lorena Garcia's book on Latina Sexualities, published by NYU Press, 2012
Professor Krysan on DC Housing Panel
Professor Maria Krysan will be one of three featured panelists at All the Best Intentions: Is Affirmative Marketing Creating Integrated Communities?, in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, February 26th.
Department Newsletter, now available
Newsletter of sociology department accomplishments available on our website.
Dr. Amy Bailey, new faculty hire!
Dr. Bailey will join UIC sociology faculty fall 2013
Dr. Pamela Anne Quiroz, joining our faculty January 2013
Dr. Quiroz accepts 50% appointment to join UIC sociology faculty.
Congratulations to Drs. Kim and Banerjee
Kiljoong Kim and Pallavi Banerjee, both successfully defended their dissertations the week of December 4th.
Fall Of Note, Now Available
Department semester newsletter provides information on recent publication and accomplishments from faculty and graduate students.
Professor Krysan quoted in Portland Tribune
The Portland Tribune feature on race relations quotes Dr. Krysan on the benefits of racial integration.
Professor Nilda Flores-Gonzalez featured in the Chicago Tribune
Nilda Flores-Gonzalez, was quoted in a Chicago Tribune article about President Obama's immigration policy change and its effect on students and young adults who were brought to US as children.
Summer newsletter now available
Summer newsletter highlights end of semester awards and accomplishments from students and faculty.
Graduate student receives SSSP Graduate Student Paper Award
Danielle Giffort wins this year's SSSP's Youth, Aging, and the Life Course Division Graduate Student Paper Award Competition.
Professor Cedric Herring, quoted in Science magazine article
Professor Cedric Herring comments on benefits of workplace diversity. (link available in full description)
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