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Conference Presentation SOCY grad students will practice their presentations for one of the upcoming spring conferences.  Please come by and give our students constructive... Read more
2015 Admitted Students Day Help us welcome the admitted students of the 2015-2016 Sociology PhD cohort!
Kriti Vikram “The Impact of Bridging and Bonding Social Capital on Child Nutrition in India: The Moderating Role of Development.”
White or Black Bahai Series For more information, including speaker bios and abstracts of the talks, visit:
library books Otis Chadley, Sociology Librarian in McKeldin Library, will  discuss database searching & using RefWorks for bibliographic management for all graduate... Read more
Wanda Rushing Reimagining Memphis:  Chaos and Community in the Post-Civil Rights EraMemphis, associated with icons of popular culture from Robert Johnson and Elvis... Read more
ABSTRACT:Science communication research has touched upon the science-policy interface—communication processes through which scientific experts and... Read more
APHA The UMD Department of Sociology is pleased to announce that Dr. Ron Manderscheid, former student, received the 2014 Carl A. Taube Award for Lifetime... Read more
CRI Rashawn Ray was interviewed on Views & Vibes Episode 37: The State of the Black Community to talk about the Black Middle Class project with Kris Marsh... Read more
A. Villarreal Congratulations to Andrés Villarreal on his NICHD award for research on the Mexico-U.S. Migration during the Great Recession!
students It was the largest climate march ever held—an estimated 310,000-400,000 participants. The Program for Society and the Environment Research Team collected... Read more