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Elcy Timothy finds her fit in the Department of Sociology

Elcy Timothy (’20 sociology) came to Iowa State University as a biology major with the intention of becoming a marine biologist and getting her master’s degree somewhere on the coast. While she found the subject matter interesting, she began to lose interest. Like many students, Timothy was unsure if she should switch from a major … Continue reading Elcy Timothy finds her fit in the Department of Sociology

CATEGORIES: Graduate students, News

Sociology Ph.D. Ramesh Balayar Wins Teaching Excellence Award

Ramesh Balayar of the Iowa State University Department of Sociology, won the Graduate College Teaching Excellence Award for Fall 2018. According to the Graduate College, the purpose of the award is to "recognize and encourage outstanding achievement by graduate students in teaching." The Graduate College honors up to 10 percent of teaching graduate students each … Continue reading Sociology Ph.D. Ramesh Balayar Wins Teaching Excellence Award

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East Hall office hours and closure information, December 2018

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