Posts on Sociology


April 7, 2015 8:40 am

Why Rural Schools Matter

On November 10, 2014, as part of the Sociology Research Lunches informal…


April 3, 2015 10:21 am

Sociology Thesis Students Present at Mt. David Summit 2015

The Mount David Summit is an annual celebration of student research, artistic…


March 18, 2015 10:19 am

Students advocate for legal noncitizens lead to letter writing and to national conference

Based on their advocacy for public assistance to legal non-citizens, two Bates…


March 9, 2015 12:00 pm

Poverty, Family and Community

On March 9, 2015, as part of the Sociology Research Lunches informal…


February 9, 2015 12:00 pm

Using Fiction Sociologically

On February 9, 2015, as the 3rd-part of the Sociology Research Lunches…


November 21, 2014 9:37 am

Why are almost all active shooters men?

Daily Dot reporter Beth Elderkin turns to Assistant Professor of Sociology Michael…


October 31, 2014 9:47 am

Sociology major and a Bates three-sport athlete: Elena Jay

The NESCAC is brimming with talented student-athletes and one of them is…


October 13, 2014 12:00 pm

Re-examining the Marriage and Crime Relationship

On October 13, 2014, as part of the Sociology Research Lunches informal…


September 19, 2014 9:22 am

New Book by sociologist Francesco Duina

Professor Francesco Duina’s new book contrasts American perceptions of transition with those…


September 18, 2014 10:00 am

Sociology Research Lunches: 2014-2015 Academic Year

2014 – 2015 Academic Year Department of Sociology held a series of…