Undergraduate Student Spotlight: Educational Policy Internship

February 6, 2017

  This past summer, one of our majors, Jovonnie Quintero, interned with the Southern Education Leadership Initiative (SELI) through the Southern Education Foundation. Jovonnie is a senior from Phoenix, Arizona double majoring in Sociology and Education. As his internship, he … Continued

Atiya Husain Awarded Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

December 21, 2013

Congratulations to sociology graduate student Atiya Husain!  She was recently awarded the Ford Foundation Pre-Doctoral Fellowship. The predoctoral fellowships provide three years of support  for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Doctor of … Continued

Brian Foster Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

December 21, 2013

Congratulations are in order for sociology graduate student Brian Foster!  He was recently awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s … Continued

Aseem Hasnain Selected as the Graduate Phillips Ambassador for 2012

December 21, 2013

Once a year, the Phillips Ambassadors Program offers one Phillips Ambassadors Scholarship on the graduate level to: further enrich the overall educational experience of undergraduate Phillips Ambassadors by involving one outstanding graduate student who is engaged in research related to … Continued

Dr. Sherryl Kleinman Awarded a Faculty Mentoring Award

December 21, 2013

Dr. Sherryl Kleinman has been selected as this year’s recipient of the Faculty Mentoring Award sponsored by the Carolina Women’s Leadership Council in the Faculty to Undergraduate Student mentoring category. This award, which carries with it a $5,000 stipend, recognizes … Continued

2013 Graduate Student Association Award Winners Announced

December 21, 2013

The following awards were given to faculty members by the Graduate Student Association at the spring 2013 Sociology department picnic:   Graduate Student Association Mentoring Award: Karolyn Tyson Graduate Student Association Teaching Award co-winners: Ted Mouw & Howard Aldrich Graduate … Continued