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Cornelia Flora honored with lifetime achievement award

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


Student Spotlight: Taea Bonner

Taea Bonner (’19 criminal justice studies and sociology) was co-winner of the “Most Recognized Poster” at the McNair Conference on April 16, 2019 and is a Dean’s High-Impact Research Award winner.


Arbuckle, Bain, Dorius promoted

Three Department of Sociology faculty members recently received promotions. J. Arbuckle and Carmen Bain were each promoted to professor, and Shawn Dorius was promoted to associate professor with tenure. Arbuckle’s research and extension efforts focus on improving the environmental and social performance of agricultural systems. His main area of interest is drivers of farmer and … Continue reading Arbuckle, Bain, Dorius promoted