Student News

Vincent Eze receives Outstanding Graduating International Student Award

Vincent Eze: Outstanding Graduating International Student April 9, 2019 Vincent Eze, of Lagos, Nigeria, has been named the Outstanding Graduating International Student in the College of Education and Human Development. Eze is double-majoring in child development and family relations, and in sociology, with a concentration in individual and family studies. He is a forward on […]

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Sam Saucier ’18 Receives Maine Campus Heart and Soul Award

UMaine News, April 27, 2018 Members of the University of Maine community were recognized with Maine Campus Compact awards this week. Senior Samantha Saucier received a Heart and Soul Award for her campus leadership, which includes co-founding the Women’s Resource Center. The award recognizes six Maine undergraduate students who are actively involved in transforming their […]

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Sociology Majors Present at UMaine Student Symposium

Sociology major, Julianna Ferguson, presented a poster at the UMaine Student Symposium. Her work on the relationship between juvenile alcohol abuse, depression, and violence was the subject of her poster. Other Sociology majors presenting at the Symposium were Samantha Saucier, who presented her work on Popular Behind Closed Doors: Approaching Pornography Consumption Through a Sex Positive Lens; and […]

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ASA Annual Meeting – Alumni Reunion

The Alumni Dinner at the American Sociological Association’s Annual Meeting in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, was held at the LeWestin Restaurant in Montreal August 11-15, 2017.  In attendance were (from front left around table): Yuka (Kawahito ’05) Doherty who is now an instructor and PhD Candidate at the University of New Mexico; Jason Houle ’05, Assistant Professor […]

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ASA Annual Meeting

The ASA Annual Meeting was held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada this year. Three sociology students were able to attend through the ASA Honors Program: Allison DellaMattera, Julianna Ferguson, and Sam Saucier. Professors Steve Barkan and Kyriacos Markides were also in attendance. This year’s annual dinner with sociology alumni at the conference was well attended.

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Fall AKD Initiates honored at Banquet

On November 7, 2016, the Sociology Department held a banquet for AKD members and new inductees at the Four-Points Sheraton in Bangor. Honored were Meaghan Delcourt, Julianna Ferguson, Kathryn Gottleib, Hannah Ladd, and Samantha Saucier. For more information on AKD and photos of the banquet, visit our AKD web page.

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