Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Page Serves as the New Undergraduate Program Director for Sociology

Dr. Amy Dellinger Page was elected to serve as Undergraduate Programs Director beginning January 2019.  Dr. Page joined the faculty of the Depart...

Brad Nash

Dr. Brad Nash Becomes an Editor for the American Sociological Association's Teaching Resources

Dr. Brad Nash has been selected to serve as an Area Editor for the American Sociological Association's Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for ...

ICE Arrest

Dr. Felicia Arriaga Interviewed on Immigration and Local Elections

Dr. Felicia Arriaga was interviewed by WUNC 91.5, North Carolina Public Radio.  In North Carolina, some voters are weighing in on an issue t...

Student and Alumni Spotlight

Julie Wiggins

High Country Council of Governments hires Julie Wiggins as Executive Director

BOONE — High Country Council of Governments has selected and hired Julie Wiggins as its new Executive Director, beginning Aug. 1....

Tori Tensi

Senior Sociology Major Tori Tensi: CAS Corps Feature of the Month

The CAS Corps are chosen to  serve as representatives to all constituents of the College of Arts and Sciences and to create, promote and execute ...

Taylor Boyd

Taylor Boyd, Sociology Alum Hard at Work!

Meet Taylor Boyd. Taylor obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from Appalachian State University in the Fall of 2014. Following his departure from A...

General News

Cherokee fieldtrip

Sociology Students Travel to Cherokee to Learn about Indigenous People of North Carolina

Dr. Anastacia Schulhoff's SOC 4560 Race and Ethnicity class took a field trip to Cherokee, North Carolina. Students explored the oftentimes hidden rac...

"Making sense of mistreatment: intersectionality and perceptions of everyday discrimination”

Dr. Catherine E. Harnois, Professor in the Department of Sociology and a core faculty member in the Department of Women’s, Gender, and Sexualit...