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PTSD isn't about what's wrong with you, it's about what happened to you

The Sociology of War: Student Documentary Focuses on PTSD
Jan 5, 2017

One of the courses offered by App State's Department of Sociology is SOC 3800: Sociology of War. This course defines the social institutions of war an...

Amanda Anthony

Amanda Anthony: "Consuming Authenticity: The Influence of Racial Authenticity on Our Everyday Lives."
Oct 25, 2016

The Department of Sociology and the Multicultural Student Development welcomes Dr. Amanda Koontz Anthony to present her research on authenticity, “C...

Sociology: Essential to General Education
Aug 8, 2016

Just like breakfast cereal, sociology courses represent an important part of a complete and total experience within a university education. In a recen...

Check out the Sociology of Health and Aging Concentration!
Aug 1, 2016

Starting this Fall of 2016, the Department of Sociology will be offering a newly-revised Bachelor of Science concentration in the Sociology of Health ...

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War in Europe: Sociology 2017 Study Abroad Opportunity!
Aug 1, 2016

WAR in EUROPE!: Travel to Germany, Italy, and Spain to Understand the Consequences of War and Fascism.This interdisciplinary program offered by Histor...

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Check Out Our Facebook Page!
Apr 25, 2016

Finally! The Department of Sociology has entered the 21st century and created a department Facebook page. This page will announce achievements, news, ...

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Spend Spring Break in Costa Rica, 2016!
Jan 19, 2016

Spring Break Study Abroad Program: Global Supply Chain & Human Logistics in the Coffee Industry in Costa Rica!This program focuses on the complete...

Department of Sociology Accepting Applications for a Tenure-Track Position
Oct 22, 2015

he Department of Sociology invites applications for a tenure-track nine-month faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 201...

Got Gen Ed??: Sociology offers 9 Courses in Gen Ed 2.0
Aug 13, 2015

This coming Fall General Education will look a whole lot different than in the last five years. General Education 2.0 begins with great choices in var...

Michael Kimmel

“Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men”: Lecture by Dr. Michael Kimmel
Mar 13, 2015

On Tuesday, April 14, Appalachian State University will host an evening lecture by Dr. Michael Kimmel for the Fifth Annual Dean's Advisory Council Int...