Sociology Main Office, 103 East Hall December 17-21: 7:30-12:00 / 12:30-4:00 December 22-Jan 1: CLOSED January 2-11: 7:30-12:00 / 12:30-4:00 East Hall will be locked from December 24-January 1. Your access card will be required to enter the building. There will be no mail, custodial, vending or express mail services during this time. Office phones … Continue reading East Hall office hours and closure information, December 2018
Rogelio Sáenz (MS sociology ’84, PhD sociology ’86), arrived in Ames, Iowa from the Rio Grande Valley to attend graduate school at Iowa State University on Saturday, August 15, 1981. An acquaintance on his way back to the University of Iowa dropped Sáenz off at the Memorial Union. Sáenz, with only the clothes on his … Continue reading Sociology alumnus makes big impact in Latino community
Lexi Marek (’17 public service and administration in agriculture, now agriculture and society) is an executive assistant for the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship. Read more about what she’s been doing since graduation!
Osceola, IA ‘19 criminal justice and political science Favorite quote: "It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than investigation of the obscure." -Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Why did you pick criminal justice studies?: I chose criminal justice studies because I’m fascinated with the idea of crime’s influence … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Alexxa Blair
Hometown: Fort Dodge, IA Current city: Ankeny, IA ‘05 sociology and environmental studies, ‘07 MS sociology and sustainable agriculture Current position: Program Coordinator for the Office on the Status of Women at the Iowa Department of Human Rights What she does: I serve as the point of contact for the Office on the Status of … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Kristen Corey
Des Moines, IA ’19 sociology, global resource systems Favorite quote: “I raise up my voice-not so I can shout but so that those without a voice can be heard.” ― Malala Yousafzai A cause she’s passionate about: My academic coursework and experience with the Iowa Network Against Human Trafficking has led me to care deeply … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Katie Stringer