Public Sociology - Students In The News (updated 4-17-13)
2013 CUGR Showcase: The Sociology Department was well represented by (l to r) Mazie Pierce, Linda Fogg, Molly Hunt, Lizz Joy and Shannon Jacobson. Their posters can be seen in the hallway 2nd floor Fernald Hall.
March 29, 2013: Students Molly Hunt and Lizz Joy attended the Eastern Sociological Society’s Annual Conference in Boston March 21-24. Each presented posters on their research. Molly’s research is on alcohol abuse and young women. Lizz is working with Professor Huisman on the Maine Mother-Daughter Project and presented her research on using public sociology to foster dialogue and community engagement in Maine communities. Both students received CETA grants which have helped them with their research and attending the conference. We look forward to seeing their posters at the CUGR (Center for Undergraduate Research) Showcase on April 16th.
February 7, 2013: Fall 2012 Dean’s List is out. Congratulations to these top sociology majors!!
November 5, 2012: Students Molly Hunt and Shannon Jacobson receive CLAS Student Fellowships!