Posted: May 8, 2015
Debra Umberson discusses the health impact of marriage on gay and lesbian people in her blog piece on Huffington Post.
Posted: May 6, 2015
Shannon Cavanagh has been selected to receive a Raymond Dickson Centennial Endowed Teaching Fellowship.
Posted: May 5, 2015
Javier Auyero is the recipient of the Award for Distinction in Teaching by the Alpha of Texas chapter of Phi Beta Kappa.
Posted: Apr 8, 2015
Congratulations to Kate Averett, the recipient of the 2015 Norval Glenn Prize.
Posted: Mar 31, 2015
Graduate student Katie Jensen has been selected for a 2015-16 Fulbright US Student Award to Brazil.
Posted: Mar 30, 2015
Graduate student Vivian Shaw has been awarded a Social Science Research Council fellowship for her dissertation project, "Human Fallout: Post-Disaster Citizenship in Anti-Nuclear and Anti-Racism Collective Action in Japan."
Posted: Mar 12, 2015
Sociology Chair Rob Crosnoe is a recipient of the 2014-15 President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Award.
Posted: Mar 2, 2015
Shannon Cavanagh's work with the Council on Contemporary Families (CCF) is featured on NBC News.
Posted: Feb 19, 2015
The Alcalde, the official publication of the Texas Exes, selected Mary Rose for its 2015 Texas 10, an annual list of UT Austin's most talented and inspiring professors as nominated by alumni.
Posted: Jan 28, 2015
Sharmila Rudrappa discusses the significance of collecting war "souvenirs" as well as the recent Chapel Hill shooting in op-eds.
Posted: Oct 1, 2014
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, the Sociology Department hosted a special event on September 19, 2014, featuring UVA President Dr Teresa A Sullivan.