Posted: Jul 2, 2015
Rob Crosnoe and Pam Paxton each led a four-day summer writing institute with support from the College of Liberal Arts to help students boost journal submissions.
Posted: Jun 24, 2015
Javier Auyero, Caitlyn Collins and Katherine Jensen's op-ed on the city's economic segregation is featured in the Austin American-Statesman.
Posted: Jun 9, 2015
Bill Kelly explains why he believes "tough on crime" is a failure and why Americans are not as vengeful as some politicians believe.
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: 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.