Alumni Newsletter: Spring 2018

Message from the chair

Spring has sprung in Bloomington, Indiana, turning our thoughts to endings and new beginnings. It’s hard to believe that a full academic year has passed since we sent the fall newsletter. We had a busy faculty recruitment season, allowing us to welcome two outstanding colleagues to our department: Koji Chavez and Byungkyu Lee. Pamela Jackson, our director of undergraduate studies, oversaw the establishment of an undergraduate sociology club, WOKE.

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The Sociological Research Practicum is the centerpiece of our first-year graduate training and often involves undergraduate students as well. Faculty and students have pursued a range of projects over the past few years.

Read the achievements made by fellow sociology alumni.

Koji Chavez

Read about our newest faculty, Koji Chavez and Byungkyu Lee.

Jessica Calarco with her book

Read about new publications from faculty Jessica McCrory Calarco and Fabio Rojas.

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