Eberly News

WVU Sociology & Anthropology to host prominent sociologist

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology is pleased to announce that Randall Collins will be on campus to present “When Violence Happens, or Not: The Emotional Dynamics of Violent Situations” at 4 p.m. March 29 in White Hall B51.

Stein elected as NCSA Vice President

West Virginia University Associate Professor Rachel Stein has been elected vice president of the North Central Sociological Association. The NCSA is a regional sociology association including: Eastern Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ontario, Canada.

Rachael Woldoff

Sociologist studies affordable housing, community, and the lives of New York City’s middle class in new book

Between 14th and 23rd streets in New York City lies an 80-acre community along the East River called Stuyvesant Town.

Mary L. Thomas Lecture Series to feature University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Professor Dov Cohen

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology has announced that Dov Cohen, the next speaker in the Mary L. Thomas Lecture series, will present “Honor, Dignity, and Face” March 14 at 4:00 p.m. in Ming Hsieh 122.