23 posts tagged

Sociology

  

Retirement Celebration Dr. Roberta Lessor

April 17, 2017 by | News

You’re invited to attend a retirement celebration honoring Dr. Roberta Lessor – Professor, Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Sociology; Former Dean of Wilkinson College of Letters and Sciences; Professor, Crean College of Health and Behavioral; Health Sciences and Kinesiology, on Wednesday, April 26 at 4 p.m. in the Marvin W.

The Catholic Trope of Mary the Vanquisher Cast in Tibetan Vajrayana Mode Lecture & Meditation Workshop: Sept. 30

September 24, 2015 by | News

You’re invited to a lecture and meditation workshop with Professor Robert Magliola on Wednesday, September 30, 5-6 p.m. in The Fish Interfaith Center, hosted by Women’s Studies , Departments of Sociology and Religious Studies and the Fish Interfaith Center. Professor Magliola’s talk will focus on the Catholic Trope of Mary the Vanquisher Cast in

Laura Scudder Scholarship Winner Is …

May 29, 2015 by | News

Congrats to Lily Yasuda (’18) (Screenwriting Major and Women’s Studies Minor ) for being awarded the 2015-2016 Laura Scudder Scholarship! In honor of the inspirational memory and trailblazing contributions of Laura Scudder, the Laura Scudder Scholarship is awarded to a student demonstrating an interest and commitment to women’s issues, scholarship, and leadership. The lucky

2015 Henley Award Ceremony Winners!

May 12, 2015 by | News

Just a few minutes ago, Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences hosted the Twenty-Third Annual Ludie and David C. Henley Social Sciences Awards Ceremony in Argyros Forum. Students from the departments of Political Science, Peace Studies, Sociology, History and Communication Studies were honored with awards. Below is a list of the winners and their

ANTH 329-01: Ethnographic Film

November 26, 2014 by | News

Looking for a super cool class for Spring? Check out this new course being offered, ANTH 329-01: Ethnographic Film, on Wednesdays at 4 – 6:50 p.m. with instructor Jennifer Cool. This course explores ethnographic film, broadly defined as a genre that addresses human cultural issue from an anthropological perspective. The class will examine ethnographic film

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Feminist-Art-Theory-Power

October 8, 2014 by | News

Students enrolled in (Sociology) Professor Clara Magliola’s “Feminist-Art-Theory- Power” class were asked to complete five “Art-Theory Projects” over the 2014 Fall semester.  Such projects allow students to apply and illustrate analytical concepts from Social Theory (including feminist theory) through visual expression, as complementing/companion pieces to verbal and text-based expression. For the first project, students were

Sociology Student Advising Mixer: Sept. 24

September 17, 2014 by | News

The Sociology Department is hosting a student mixer on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 and all students interested in Sociology, Anthropology , Women’s Studies – that of which includes an emphasis in Inequality/Social Justice, Culture/Globalization, Sociological Practice and Community, and Social Psychology, are invited to come and learn what courses to take and if you are

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Students Present Their Projects to City Officials

August 7, 2014 by | News

Assistant Professor in Sociology in Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Georgiana Bosteanjust, recently taught a Geographic Information System course (GIS), working with the City of Orange. Wilkinson students in her course were fortunate enough to take a field trip to the city’s GIS office to meet City GIS officials and see how their

The Legacy of Heart Mountain

June 24, 2013 by | History

On July 19 – 21, 2013, sociology alumna Toshiko Joy Ito (’47), flew to to Cody, Wyoming with her son, Judge Lance Ito and his wife Peggy; to attend the Heart Mountain Concentration Camp’s Pilgrimage 2013 where former inmates, (including T. Ito ), and their family and friends held a reunion at the Heart Mountain Camp’s Interpretive Learning

Public Sociology: A New Approach to a Classic Method

May 22, 2013 by | Soc

Victoria Carty, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Sociology Wilkinson Review 2013 In 2004 the President of the American Sociological Association, Michael Burawoy, challenged sociologists to break out of the ivory tower and return to the roots of sociology, one that takes a holistic and interdisciplinary approach to societal concerns. On March 16, 2012 the first public