Sawyer F. Sylvester Award

Bates College Department of Sociology Annual Sawyer F. Sylvester Award for Outstanding Crime and Law Paper.

Awarded 2017
Lisa Slivken ’18 “Experiences of Residential Rehabilitation among Female Drug Offenders and Sex Workers: A Qualitative Analysis”
Awarded 2016
Emma Bilodeau ’16 “Brown v. Board of Education Today: Failed Promises in a Re-Segredated America”
Ali Rabideau ’17 “Building Relationships, Building Trust: Crime Patterns and Police Responses in Communities Welcoming Refugees”