In January, Sephora released the results of The Racial Bias in Retail Study that they commissioned in January of 2019 and for which Professor of Sociology Dr. Cassi Pittman Claytor served as the research lead. This study sought to evaluate racially-biased and exclusionary treatment in Sephora stores and throughout retail nationwide.
A team of CWRU researchers recently received a two-year $200,000 pilot grant from the Craig H. Neilsen Foundation for the project "Psychosocial Impacts of Navigating Care Transitions on Caregivers of People with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)".
From the College of Arts and Sciences newsletter :
Anne Bryden, principal investigator and recent...
Joe Biden's inauguration on January 20, 2021 was historic for numerous reasons. Even with the country facing multiple crises and the inauguration being significantly scaled down due to COVID-19, the ceremony was highlighted by a young woman in bright yellow, the youngest ever Inaugural Poet, 22 year old Amanda...
In December, Dale Dannefer was honored to receive the Arnold M. Heller Memorial Award at the Annual Meeting of Menorah Park Center for Senior Living, Cleveland.
The Heller Award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field of gerontology and geriatrics.
Recipients are selected by a committee of prior...
Professor of Sociology Brian Gran was featured in The Daily for receiving a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant for the purpose of researching human rights and the response to COVID-19.
From The Daily:
"The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a Rapid Response Research (RAPID) grant to Case Western Reserve University...
Kiana Loo and Venessa Pilatova, who are fourth year students in the Department of Sociology were featured in The Daily for their work with the Center for Civic Engagement and Learning.
"It’s through CCEL that the suitemates got involved with political activism, volunteering together this fall to work the polls...