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Sociology Research Lunches: 2014-2015 Academic Year

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

By Denise Begin on September 18, 2014

Bates welcomes new faculty: Michael Rocque, sociology

Professor Michael Rocque brings a distinctive perspective to Bates sociology: He previously...

By Denise Begin on September 17, 2014

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

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

By Denise Begin on April 4, 2014

Sociology Thesis Students Present at Mount David Summit 2014

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

By Denise Begin on March 28, 2014

Plus ça 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...

By Denise Begin on January 23, 2014

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

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

By Denise Begin on October 22, 2013

Will There Be An Occupy 2.0?

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

By Denise Begin on September 11, 2013

Getting Ahead: Social Mobility, Public Housing and Immigrant Networks

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

By Denise Begin on May 9, 2013

Maine Campus Compact honors Professor of Sociology, Emily Kane

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

By Denise Begin on April 30, 2013

There Goes the Gayborhood?

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

By Denise Begin on March 11, 2013