Professor of Sociology Cassi Pittman Claytor was recently featured in both Forbes and Glossy Magazine for her work on racism in retail, specifically in relation to her work with Sephora.
"The use of data analytics allows for understanding where a retailer may fall within a spectrum and provides benchmarking opportunities...
Professor of Sociology Heather McKee Hurwitz was featured in The Daily for her work on archiving the Occupy movement.
"Funded by the Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship in the Kelvin Smith Library at Case Western Reserve—and led by a scholar of the Occupy Movement—the Occupy Archive preserves more than 1,200 pages...
Congratulations to our two doctoral graduates this spring! Christine Schneider (pictured below) and Holly Renzhofer Pappada (not pictured) both successfully defended their dissertations this spring semester. We are so proud of their hard work, please join us in congratulating them!
"The Experience and Psycho-Social Implications of Chronic Pain: The...
Five students were initiated into the Alpha Kappa Delta (AKD) International Sociology Honor Society and thirteen students were recipients of Undergraduate Awards. Although we could not celebrate their achievements in person this year we are very proud of their work and hope you will join us in congratulating them!
Congratulations to our graduate students who have received prestigious awards from the University:
Erin Phelps: Graduate Student Appreciation Award
Colette Ngana: Graduate Dean's Instructional Excellence Award
Jacob Rivera: Ruth Barber Moon Award
Polina Ermoshkina: Marie Haug Award for Excellence in Aging Studies
Please join us in congratulating these outstanding students!
Congratulations to Sociology's Eva Kahana for receiving the John S. Diekhoff Award for Graduate Teaching and Mentoring. This award recognizes outstanding contributions to the education of graduate students through advising, mentoring and classroom teaching.
Tim Goler, a former student of Dr. Kahana's, said of her
"Eva was the first person in my life...