01/15/2021 - The Sociology Department and the University are working to ensure students continue to feel supported and have access to the resources they need for personal, academic, and professional success as
01/14/2021 - We are thrilled for Professor Ruby Mendenhall, who was named LAS Dean’s Distinguished Professorial Scholar for the academic ye
12/30/2020 - We are so proud of all our Sociology students who graduated in December 2020.
- Due to COVID-19 and GRE testing limitations we are NOT requiring Fall 2020 applicants to submit GRE Scores for the upcoming 2021 Admissions Cycle
09/15/2020 - Program Requirements Detailed information regarding course and student requirements for our program:
09/08/2020 - We are thrilled to announce the release of the Beyond Bigots & Snowflakes video series.
09/03/2020 - Professor Ghassan Moussawi was recently interviewed for and featured in an article by
08/31/2020 - Welcome back to school!
08/24/2020 - Professor Cynthia Buckley was recently interviewed by
07/30/2020 - Congratulations to Sociology Professor Kevin Leicht on being awarded a National Science Foundation RAPID grant of $195,000 as a primary investigator for the project, "RAPID: Tracking and Network An
07/08/2020 - Congratulations to PhD student Mona Khneisser on being awarded the Erik Olin Wright Distinguished Article Award from Critical Sociology.
06/30/2020 - The Counseling Center’s Sankofa Black Student Outreach Team is partnering with Bruce D.
06/23/2020 - Updated as of 6/24/2020 12pm CDT
05/20/2020 - Each year, the Department of Sociology gives out four year-end awards to students who have demonstrated exceptional work and dedication to Sociology that academic year.
05/13/2020 - Each year, the Sociology Department gives out four awards. One is for the undergraduate student paper written that year which demonstrates exceptional research and writing.