Faculty Spotlight

Christmas Tree Workers in North Carolina

Dr. Cameron Lippard Talks with the American Sociological Association about Latino Immigrants in Western North Carolina

Dr. Cameron Lippard was recently featured in a public information video created by the American Sociological Association (ASA). This video highlights ...

Dr. Ellen Lamont

Dr. Ellen Lamont Receives the College of Arts and Sciences Teacher of the Year Award

Each year, the College of Arts and Sciences selects a member from the Academy of Outstanding Teachers for the Teacher of the Year title. In order to m...

Dr. Ed Rosenberg

Dr. Ed Rosenberg Appointed to the Governor's Advisory Council on Aging

Dr. Ed Rosenberg, professor of Sociology and former director of the graduate programs in Gerontology and Sociology at Appalachian State University, ha...

Student and Alumni Spotlight

Anna Biache at UTEP

Sociology Major Anna Biache Presents Research at Conference in El Paso, Texas

Appalachian State University sociology major and senior Anna Biache traveled to El Paso, Texas to present her research at the annual conference of the...

Emily Hatem

Emily Hatem and her Experiences with Sociology after Graduation

Since graduating from Appalachian State University in May of 2019, Emily Hatem set out to experience sociology in the real world before considering gr...

Jonathan Joseph

John Joseph Discusses His Experiences after Graduation and How Sociology Has Helped

In 2015, Jonathan "John" Joseph graduated from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a concentration in so...

General News

Jessica Pittman Dale

Jessica Pittman Dale Applies Her Sociology Skills to Encourage Prevention in Our Communities

Jessica Pittman Dale is an Appalachian State alumnus with a mission. Graduating in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science degree in sociology with a concentr...

Jess Eatman

Jess Eatman Uses Her Sociological Knowledge in the For-Profit World!

Graduating with double Bachelor of Science degrees in Sociology (Concentration in Applied Research Methods) and Mathematics, Jess Eatman is a great ex...

Dr. Cameron Lippard

Dr. Cameron Lippard Named Department Chair of Sociology

Dr. Cameron Lippard will assume the position of department chair for the Department of Sociology, in the College of Arts and Sciences as of March 1, 2...