Posted: Sep 24, 2014
Adolescent girls living in economically disadvantaged families are more likely than their male counterparts to become overweight or obese, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.
Posted: Sep 23, 2014
Dr. Sharmila Rudrappa's op-ed piece on the international surrogacy market appears on Pacific Standard.
Posted: Sep 15, 2014
NSF grant will explore how the Great Recession has affected youth transitioning into adulthood.
Posted: Aug 25, 2014
Graduate student Kate Averett is the winner of the 2014 Martin P. Levine Memorial Dissertation Award.
Posted: Aug 11, 2014
Dr. Christine Williams received the 2014 Jessie Bernard Award from the American Sociological Association.
Posted: Jun 30, 2014
Congratulations to Professor Ken-Hou Lin for being selected to receive the Best Article Award from the Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility Section of the American Sociological Association for his outstanding article "Financialization and US Income Inequality, 1970-2008."
Posted: May 20, 2014
Dr. Mounira Maya Charrad speaks about Iranian women seeking freedom and shedding veils on Facebook.
Posted: Apr 12, 2014
Posted: Oct 9, 2013
On October 7, UT’s Academy of Distinguished Teachers inducted Professor Sheldon Ekland-Olson and three other new members into its ranks.