Faculty Spotlight

Summer Wisdom with award plaque

Summer Wisdom Receives the Diversity Advocate Award
Apr 27, 2016

Summer Wisdom, adjunct instructor for the Department of Sociology and Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs and Annual Giving, received the Diversity A...

 Dr. Beth Davison with camera

Dr. Beth Davison Receives the University College Award on Community Engagement
Apr 26, 2016

On April 20, 2016, Dr. Beth Davison received the University College Award for Excellence in Community Engagement at Appalachian State University.As a ...

Dr. Amy Dellinger Page

Dr. Amy Dellinger Page: Recipient of the W.H. Plemmons Leadership Award
Apr 25, 2016

Dr. Amy Dellinger Page, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Sociology, was awarded the W.H. Plemmons Leadership Medallion for her work ...

Dr. Ed Rosenberg

Dr. Rosenberg: 2016 GRITS Hall of Fame
Mar 3, 2016

Dr. Ed Rosenberg, professor and graduate studies director in the Department of Sociology, will be inducted into the 2016 GRITS Hall of Fame for Geront...

Dr. Cameron Lippard

Heritage or Hate?: The Confederate Battle Flag in the 21st Century
Oct 26, 2015

With the recent shooting deaths of 9 African Americans in Charleston, citizens against racism rallied once again to take down the Confederate&nbs...

Campus Sexual Assault Prevention Programs: Dr. Martha McCaughey's Research
Oct 14, 2015

Drs. Martha McCaughey and Jill Cermele published their recent paper titled, "Changing the Hidden Curriculum of Campus Rape Prevention and Education: W...

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Immigration Attitudes a Mix of Fear, Nativism, and Color-blind Rhetoric
Sep 22, 2015

Dr. Cameron Lippard, associate professor of sociology, just published a recent study analyzing respondent views of immigration in the United States.&n...

Dr. Ed Rosenberg

Excellence in Research: Dr. Ed Rosenberg Receives International Recognition
Sep 21, 2015

Research by ASU Gerontology Director Dr. Ed Rosenberg and two Thai colleagues, Dr. Pornchai Jullamate (Burapha University) and Dr. Ouaypon Tungthongch...

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Dr. Robert Perdue to present at App State's Sustainable Business Research Series
Sep 7, 2015

New faculty member, Dr. Robert Perdue, will be presenting at this year's ASU's College of Business "Sustainable Business" Series titled, "Sustainable ...

White Oak Children on Denim

The Denim Dynasty: Dr. Beth Davison's New Documentary
Aug 26, 2015

Dr. Beth Davison, sociology professor, co-director of Documentary Film Services, and Director of Interdisciplinary Studies, has released a new documen...