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LeAnn Cabage, Ph.D. Candidate, had her article featured in the Syracuse Institute for Veterans and Military Families “research brief” series

Congratulations to Dr. Anastasia Prokos and Ph.D. candidate, LeAnn Cabage. Their article, “Women Military Veterans, Disability, and Employment” was highlighted in the Syracuse Institute for Veterans and Military Families “research brief” series. This study contributes to the growing body of literature about women veterans of the U.S. military by investigating how veteran status and disability … Continue reading LeAnn Cabage, Ph.D. Candidate, had her article featured in the Syracuse Institute for Veterans and Military Families “research brief” series

Itzel Padrón Zuñiga Receives 2016 Sociologists for Women in Society Undergraduate Social Action Award

Itzel Padron Zuniga, who is double majoring in Sociology and Women’s & Gender Studies, was awarded the Sociologists for Women in Society Undergraduate Social Action Award for 2016. Itzel was recognized for her campus activism advocating for a campus climate safe from sexual assault and rape culture. Sociologists for Women in Society is sociology’s largest … Continue reading Itzel Padrón Zuñiga Receives 2016 Sociologists for Women in Society Undergraduate Social Action Award

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The George M. Beal Distinguished Lectureship Reaches Fundraising Goal

The Department of Sociology at Iowa State University has reached its fundraising goal of $100,000 to endow the George M. Beal Distinguished Lectureship in Rural Sociology. The George M. Beal Distinguished Lectureship in Rural Sociology was created to recognize and honor the life-long contributions of Professor George M. Beal in the creation and prominence of … Continue reading The George M. Beal Distinguished Lectureship Reaches Fundraising Goal