Dr. Yvonne Luna, Stephanie Winters, and Erin Whitesitt were recently awarded the Teaching Innovation Award for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Congratulations you all!
The Department of Sociology’s hard-working Administrative Associate, Mr. Caleb Buum, was recently awarded the Extra Mile Award for staff members in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Congratulations, Caleb!
Dr. Finch was unanimously elected as the Department of Sociology’s new Undergraduate Coordinator. In her new position, she will be chairing our Undergraduate Curriculum and Assessment Committee, which works to coordinate our B.S. degree and Sociology Minor.
Dr. Katsuya Oi had his article “Does Gender Differentiate the Effects of Retirement on Cognitive Health?” accepted for publication in the journal Research on Aging.
Dr. Jielu Lin’s article “Inter-Individual Variability in Trajectories of Functional Limitations by Race/Gender” was recently published in The Journals of Gerontology, Series B.
Dr. Janine Schipper’s book Teaching with Compassion: An Educator’s Oath to Teach from the Heart was recently features by Greater Good Magazine’s list of favorite books for educators in 2018.