Posts on Sociology


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 Please join the Department of Sociology for…


April 4, 2014 4:00 pm

Research Methods Students Host Community Poster Session on the Sociology of Immigration

The student of “Research Methods for Sociology” (Soc 205) have been learning…


March 28, 2014 3:15 pm

Sociology Thesis Students Present at Mount David Summit

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


January 23, 2014 4:30 pm

Plus ├ža change . . .? Cultural change and continuity in the wake of French and American second-wave feminism

On January 23, 2014, Benjamin Moodie, Visiting Assistant Professor in Sociology at…


October 22, 2013 4:15 pm

From Social Movements to Service Learning (and Back Again?)

On Oct 22nd, Corey Dolgon, professor of sociology and director of community-based…


September 11, 2013 7:30 pm

Will There Be An Occupy 2.0?

On September 11, 2013, Todd Gitlin, addressed the strengths and weaknesses of…


May 9, 2013 3:18 pm

Getting Ahead: Social Mobility, Public Housing and Immigrant Networks

On May 9th, Silvia Dominguez, an interdisciplinary scholar who researches the welfare…


April 30, 2013 11:16 am

Maine Campus Compact honors Professor of Sociology, Emily Kane

On April 30, 2013, the Maine Campus Compact honored Professor Emily Kane…


March 11, 2013 7:15 pm

There Goes the Gayborhood?

On March 11th, Amin Ghaziani, an assistant professor of sociology at the…