Susan Ferguson receives award

Sociology Professor Susan Ferguson Receives National Award

Oct 11, 2018
Susan J. Ferguson, professor and chair of sociology, recently accepted a national honor from the American Sociological Association for her distinguished contributions to undergraduate sociology.

Addressing Sexual Harassment and Assault

Feb 19, 2018
Jasmeen Patheja is an artist, activist, social entrepreneur based in Bangalore, India.

Social Media and the Self(ie)

Jul 17, 2017
It is 2017, and social media is an inescapable fact of life. But amidst the dizzying stream of snaps and tweets, Instagrams and influencers, we often struggle to understand how this technology implicates our sense of self — and our relationship to the wider world.

Sociology Department Names 2017 Award Winners

May 15, 2017

The Sociology Department hosted a Scholarship Luncheon on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. 

Jack Thornton ‘17 and Maggie Bell ‘17 received the…

Four Futures: Life After Capitalism

Apr 06, 2017
Peter Frase imagines how a post-capitalist world might look deploying the tools of both social science and speculative fiction.