News and Announcements
|Juliet Schor has been named the Matina S Horner Visiting Professor at Radcliffe. She will work on her next book, about people consciously embracing more sustainable consumption practices.
|An article by Lisa Dodson and co-author Nancy Folbre, What Happens When the Person Taking Care of Your Mom Can’t Earn a Living Wage?, was just published in The American Prospect.
|Juliet Schor was recently quoted in a New York Times article on the rise of the rental economy.|
|Sociology Assistant Professor Brian Gareau participated in the plenary session of the 2014 Conference of the Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences (AESS), held at Pace University, NYC from June 11-14.|
|Professor Sharlene Hesse-Biber’s blog on the Huffington Post describes the issues of men with breast cancer.|
|Assistant Professor Kimberly Hoang's article “Competing Technologies of Embodiment: Pan-Asian Modernity and Third World Dependency" has co-won the Section on Asia and Asian America Research Paper Award.
Grad Student Announcements
|Amanda Freeman is one of two graduate students awarded with the Robert Dentler Award for Outstanding Student Achievement from the Sociological Practice and Public Sociology section of the American Sociological Association.
|Sociology major Philip McHarris, graduating in 2014, was featured in the Chronicle as a senior to remember.|