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Congratulations to 2009 Scholarship Winners David Reily, Alyssa Horton, Aaron Hagan, and Valerie Steffl!! Pics Here!


Congratulations Carmelle Adams-Case!

Carmelle has won the 2009 SCSU Distinguished Master's Thesis Award for her thesis titled: "Including (and Excluding) the 'Ally" in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Identity Movements." It just made front page news in SCSU Grad News !

Her thesis will be nominated for the Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools Distinguished Thesis Award. Carmelle's thesis is the first thesis in the Social Responsibility Program to receive this award. Carmelle's committee included Stephen Philion (Chair), Jiping Zuo, Lindah Mhando and Linda Butenoff.

October 9th-11th, 2009

Professors Ajay Panicker, Elizabeth Scheel Keita, Paul Greider, and Stephen Philion participated in the 2009 Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology Conference in San Antonio. Sheila Lindstrom, a student in the Social Responsibility Program also attended.

Dr. Scheel Keita served as the Vice-President for the past 3 years.

Click here for pictures!

April 9th, 2009

Dr. Stephen Philion is interviewed by NYC Radio Station WBAI on recent Chinese Workers' Protests.Click on this audio link to listen.

April 08, 2009


Three of the five SCSU awards recognizing student civic engagement projects were won by sociology classes


Best Display/Presentation & “Best in Show”

Sociology 455/555 Sociology of Work, Professor Paul Greider

Greatest Community Impact

Sociology 366 Juvenile Delinquency, Professor Elizabeth Scheel-Keita

Most Inclusive Project

Sociology 488 Senior Seminar, Professor Linda Havir

Click here for photos from the Civic Engagement Fair