Tharu village in CHitwan
Elizabeth Oritz receives first place in masters presentation at GPSA Symposium

Elizabeth Ortiz, graduate research assistant and master’s student in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, received first place for her three-minute lightning talk at… Read More

Shawn Dorius is selected to participate in the Emerging Leaders Academy

Shawn Dorius, associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, has been selected to participate in the 2024-25 cohort of Iowa State University’s… Read More

Justin Saenz and Eric Hoiberg
Into the woods: Ethics class immerses students in conservation

Students participating in the SOC 234: Conservation Ethics & Values Study USA trip have the opportunity to learn about conservation in an immersive atmosphere. Read More

Samuel Mindes receives a grant from North Central Regional Center for Rural Development

The project combines qualitative and quantitative sociological research to investigate rural inequality in the North Central Region (NCR). This mixed methods research project involves two… Read More