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Sociology News Archive
Professor R. Stephen Warner quoted in the Chicago Tribune
Dr Warner Stephen Warner, UIC professor emeritus of sociology, was quoted in a May 1st Chicago Tribune article about a new census of American religious congregations
Three faculty receive of the IRRPP's Faculty Scholar Grants
Assistant Professors Andy Clarno, Claire Decoteau, and Lorena Garcia received the grants in recognition of their commitment to conducting research that examines the intersection of race, ethnicity and public policy.
Graduate student, Jerome Hendricks, Spring Provost Award recipient
Fourth year graduate student, Jerome Hendricks received the award to fund his dissertation research: "Vinyl Revival: Processes of Qualification in Changing Markets."
Doctoral Candidate receives UIC Dean Scholar Award
Doctoral candidate, Rachel Allison, won the one year award for her dissertation, "Kicking Off: Organizational Aims and Strategies Within Women's Professional Soccer"
Congratulations to Barbara Risman, this month's winner of the Media Award for Measured Social Science
Risman presents at BIRCWH seminar
Barbara J. Risman and Georgiann Davis presented a paper entitled “Sex & Gender: Conceptual Confusions" at the Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health (BIRCWH) Interdisciplinary Research Seminar at the College of Medicine.
Herring testifies on affirmative action
Cedric Herring testified as a research expert before the City of Chicago Council in the City’s efforts to maintain its affirmative action program in the construction industry.
Krysan presents at AAPOR
Maria Krysan, Allyson Holbrook, Timothy Johnson, and Loren Henderson presented “Race of Interviewer Effects on Reports of Political Attitudes: Results of a New Telephone Experiment.” at the American Association of Public Opinion Research, Hollywood, Florida.
Semyonov presented at Princeton
Moshe Semyonov, Professor of Sociology, made a presentation at a workshop at Princeton University. He also made a presentation for the Israeli Embassy in Ottawa,Canada for the 60th year anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Canada and Israel.
Professor Emeritus, Steve Warner talks and presentations
Mingus quoted in Austin Weekly News
Graduate student Will Mingus was quoted on sex offenders and their residences in the Austin Weekly News.
Davis hired by SIUE
SIUE’s Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice Studies is singing the praises of its new hire, UIC's Georgiann Davis.
Risman quoted in Sun-Times
The Chicago Sun-Times quotes Barbara Risman, UIC professor and head of sociology, in an article about married college students.
Graduate student research covered by Trib Local
An article from the Round Lake edition of the Trib Local newspaper notes the involvement of UIC sociology graduate students in ongoing research and a recent community forum for the growing Latino population in Lake County.
Hall interviewed by The Peoria Journal Star
The Peoria Journal Star interviews Matthew Hall, UIC assistant professor of sociology, about ethnic population changes in Peoria.
Bielby in New York Times
Gordon referenced by New York Times
Hall quoted by The Bloomington Pantagraph
The Bloomington Pantagraph quotes Matthew Hall, UIC assistant professor of sociology, in an article about the population center point of Illinois moving closer to Chicago.
Stringfield in New York Times
Jonathan Stringfield's research was the subject of a May New York Times article.
Hall write piece for Huffington Post
Matthew Hall, UIC assistant professor of sociology, writes a piece in the Huffington Post challenging assumptions of the immigrant workforce.
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