News

Congratulations Spring 2022 Scholarship Recipients
Apr 26, 2022

The Department of Sociology congratulates three student majors who were recently awarded department scholarships in recognition of their academic exce...

Department of Sociology Recognizes Five Outstanding Seniors
Apr 21, 2022

The Department of Sociology is pleased to recognize five Outstanding Seniors for 2022. Congratulations to the Department of Sociology’s Outstan...

Tatum Schwartz

Tatum Schwartz Receives Inaugural Page Scholarship for Undergraduate Research in Sociology
Jan 20, 2022

The Department of Sociology has awarded the inaugural Ann Louise Page Scholarship for Undergraduate Research Excellence in Sociology to Tatu...

Carter Blue

App State alumna Carter Blue ’20 — a champion for survivors of violence
Oct 13, 2021

As a senior at Appalachian State University, Carter Blue ’20 delved into intimate partner violence in her senior thesis....

Jamia McClure

Sociology Alumna, Mia McClure returns to Appalachian to Perform "This is My Brain on Anxiety."
Sep 29, 2021

2012 graduate of Appalachian State University and the Department of Sociology, Mia McClure returns to her alma mater to present her take being an anxi...

politicalsociology

Sociology Announces a New Concentration in Sociology!
Sep 28, 2021

Starting this Fall 2021, the Department of Sociology will offer a new Bachelor of Science concentration in Sociology focusing on power and social chan...

Carter Blue

Carter Blue: A Champion for Survivors of Violence
Sep 20, 2021

 As a senior at Appalachian State University, Carter Blue ’20 delved into intimate partner violence in her senior thesis. ...

Nataly Jimenez

Nataly Jimenez: A Scholar and An Advocate
Sep 20, 2021

Growing up in an immigrant family, Appalachian State University senior Nataly Jimenez said she watched her parents and extended family encounter hards...

Dr. Ann Page

Dr. Ann Louise Page: Dedicated member of the Appalachian Community
Jun 25, 2021

Commitment to her field was a significant part of Dr. Ann Louise Page’s life....

Dr. Martha McCaughey

Sociology Professor Joins Prestigious Writers Group
Jun 25, 2021

Dr. Martha McCaughey, professor in the Department of Sociology, has become a member of the Heterodox Academy's Writers Group, a nonprofit or...