Student and Alumni Spotlight

Maggie Buchanan

From App State to Law School: Maggie Buchanan and Sociology
Aug 4, 2015

Many sociology majors choose our "Criminology, Deviance, and Law" concentration to pursue careers in the criminal justice system. Maggie Buchanan knew...

Thomas

Sociology, Social Inequality, and Public Health: Elizabeth Thomas' Experience After App State
Aug 3, 2015

One of the great opportunities sociology provides to students is the chance to blend sociology with public health issues. Check out Elizebeth Thomas' ...

2015 Senior Seminar Capstone Projects!
Jul 20, 2015

During the Spring semester of 2015, several sociology seniors created a set of research-based capstone projects that fully represent the talents and a...

Students Present at the 18th Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors
Apr 27, 2015

On April 23, 2015, two undergraduate sociology students, Nick Smith and Daniela Herrera, presented their senior capstone research projects at Appalach...

Dresden Lackey

Sociology Matters: Dresden Lackey's Experience After App State
Mar 10, 2015

Say hello to one our sociology graduates, Dresden Lackey.After graduating from ASU in 2011, Dresden began a MS program in Applied Psychology at the Un...

Michael Bragg

Sociology and Journalism Go Hand-in-Hand: Representation of Race at App State
Feb 26, 2015

Michael Bragg, a communications major working with the student newspaper, the Appalachian, recently took on the dififcult task of understanding the re...

David Kleitsch Pesents Research at NCSA Conference
Feb 18, 2015

On February 13, 2015, undergraduate sociology major, David Kleitsch, presented his research titled, "Existence of Sense of Virtual Community within th...

Neathery

Alumnus Receives Highest Award in Community College Teaching
Feb 3, 2015

Media Release From Public Informaton and Marketing Office, Alamance Community CollegeACC INSTRUCTOR AWARDED STATE’S TOP HONORThe NC Community Colleg...

Lewis in cap and gown

Quavian Lewis - Finding Careers with Sociology in Mind
Oct 15, 2014

One of our department's strengths is preparing undergraduate students for a life-long pursuit for educational experiences that lead to practical skill...

Neathery

Alumnus Receives Teaching Award as a Community College Instructor
Jul 24, 2014

John Neathery, alumnus of ASU Sociology, was  named this year's winner of the W. Ronald McCarter Teaching Excellence Award at Alamance Community...