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...
A number of professors in the Department of Sociology have published books in the second half of 2020. Congratulations to Professors Cassi Pittman Claytor, Heather McKee Hurwitz, and Timothy Black!
Black Privilege: Modern Middle-Class Blacks with Credentials and Cash to Spend
by Cassi Pittman Claytor from Stanford University Press.
New York City...
On Wednesday November, 11th The Department of Sociology will host our second virtual colloquium of the fall semester, "Prison Resistance: Inside/Outside Movements to Transform U.S. Prisons". The pandemic has exposed the abhorrent and deadly conditions inside our prisons. Join us as a panel of scholars and activists discuss the...
B.A., Sociology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Bio/ Research Interests:
Research interests include: medical sociology; health care disparities; sociology of emotion; how chronic mental health issues effect identity; and the sociology of mental health, especially regarding children and adolescents without access to health care.
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...
CURRENT POSITION: Full-time lecturer, Department of Sociology, Case Western Reserve University
DISSERTATION TITLE: "Post Parenthood Redefined: Race, Class, and Family Structure Differences in the Experience of Launching Children"
GRADUATION YEAR: 2010