David Peters, associate professor of sociology, will present a paper, “Understanding Opioid Resiliency and Vulnerability in Rural and Micropolitan Communities,” at the 2019 North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International Conference, Nov. 13-16, in Pittsburgh. The North American Regional Science Council (NARSC) promotes the exchange of knowledge, theory and analysis of cities and … Continue reading David Peters to present paper at NARSC conference
Maggie Norton, a graduate assistant in the Department of Sociology, was a speaker at the 2019 Soil and Water Conservation Society Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in July. Her presentation, “Water Scarcity in a Water-rich State: Northwest Iowa’s Groundwater Challenges and the Potential for Collaborative Governance,” was one of the most well-attended sessions at the conference.
Cornelia Flora, distinguished emeritus professor of sociology, received the 2019 Richard P. Haynes Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award in Agriculture, Food and Human Values from the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society (AFHVS) at its annual conference, June 26-29, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska. The award honors Flora’s career for outstanding contributions towards realizing the goals of … Continue reading Cornelia Flora honored with lifetime achievement award