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Mary Rose

Mary Rose wins Cale McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies

Wed, Sep 4, 2019

Mary Rose has been selected as one of the 2019 recipients of The Cale McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies.




Shannon Malone Gonzalez

Shannon Malone Gonzalez wins Romero Award

Fri, May 3, 2019

Graduate student Shannon Malone Gonzalez has won the Lora Romero Memorial Graduate Award for Interdisciplinary Research in Race, Ethnicity and Gender.


Harel Shapira

Harel Shapira featured in Jezebel

Tue, Apr 30, 2019

Jezebel conducted a Q&A with Harel Shapira on "Militias, Militarism, and Masculinity at the Border."


Inbar Weiss and Kevin Dahaghi

Inbar Weiss and Kevin Dahaghi win Norval Glenn Prize

Mon, Apr 29, 2019

Inbar Weiss and Kevin Dahaghi are the recipients of the 2019 Norval Glenn Prize.


Samantha Simon

Samantha Simon receives American Association of University women Fellowship Award

Samantha Simon receives American Association of University women Fellowship Award

Fri, Apr 19, 2019


Jennifer Glass

Jennifer Glass wins Harriet Presser Award

Mon, Apr 15, 2019

Jennifer Glass has won the 2019 Harriet B Presser Award.


Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez and Shannon Cavanagh

Shannon Cavanagh and Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez win President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Award

Mon, Apr 1, 2019

Shannon Cavanagh and Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez have received the President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Award.


Christine Williams presenting at DCSS at the ASA Executive Office

ASA President-Elect Christine Williams speaks at District of Columbia Sociological Society

Thu, Mar 21, 2019

On January 24, 2019, the District of Columbia Sociological Society (DCSS) hosted a scholarly talk by ASA President-Elect Christine Williams, the Elsie and Stanley E. (Skinny) Adams, Sr. Centennial Professor of Liberal Arts at the University of Texas-Austin. The talk, given at the ASA Executive Office to an audience of nearly 50 people, was titled “The #MeToo Movement: Implications for Sociologists and Professional Societies.” This talk gave the audience a taste of what her 2020 ASA Presidential Address could include.


Maricarmen Hernandez

Maricarmen Hernandez offered ACLS fellowship

Wed, Mar 13, 2019

Graduate student Maricarmen Hernandez has been offered an American Council of Learned Societies fellowship.


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Research Experience for Undergraduates Program

Wed, Feb 6, 2019

Do you know an undergraduate with research interest in Race, Ethnicity and/or Demography? Applications are now live for the REU program at the PRC!


Sarah Brayne

Sarah Brayne featured on Slate Hi-Phi Nation

Thu, Jan 31, 2019

Sarah Brayne speaks on Slate's Hi-Phi Nation podcast about the technology and morality behind predictive policing technologies.


The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate students awarded NSF dissertation fellowships

Tue, Jan 29, 2019

Sociology graduate students Katie Rogers, Sam Simon, Ilya Slavinski, and Haley Stritzel have received dissertation fellowships from the National Science Foundation.


Peter Ward and Michael Schmidt

Peter Ward, Michael Schmidt appointed to Graduate Education Task Force

Fri, Jan 11, 2019

Sociology Professor Peter Ward and Graduate Program Administrator Michael Schmidt have been invited to serve on the Graduate Education Task Force.


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