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Immigrant family separations

Dr. Lippard speaks to separation of immigrant families
Jun 22, 2018

Click on the following link for the news story: Separating immigrant families. ...

Aging and health

Application Deadline for the Aging, Health, and Society Graduate Certificate November 1, 2019!
Jun 19, 2018

Interested in further developing your knowledge about the intersection of aging and health-related issues? If so, consider applying for the Department...

graduates

Application Deadline for the Sociology Graduate Certificate April 1, 2020!
Jun 19, 2018

Are you interested in further developing your knowledge of sociology? Do you need graduate-level sociology courses so you can teach sociology to under...

Sociology of Aging, Health, and Society

Appalachian offers updated and renamed graduate certificate in aging, health and society
Jun 18, 2018

The Department of Sociology is excited to announce new changes to our online certificate program focusing on aging, health, and society. Please use th...

Tori Tensi

Senior Sociology Major Tori Tensi: CAS Corps Feature of the Month
Jun 12, 2018

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!
Mar 21, 2018

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

Graduate

Sociology Grades and Graduate School Dreams!
Mar 21, 2018

Our undergraduate students are heading to fantastic graduate school opportunities around the country and North Carolina! Take a moment to read through...

Dr. Cameron Lippard

Dr. Cameron Lippard Becomes Editor of Sociological Inquiry & Sociation Today
Mar 21, 2018

Starting in the Fall of 2018, Dr. Cameron Lippard will serve as the Senior Editor for Sociation Today, North Carolina Sociological Association’s ope...

Students and Faculty at the Museum of the Cherokee Indian

Dr. Anastacia Schuloff Takes Students on a Field Trip to Cherokee, North Carolina
Mar 21, 2018

As part of her SOC 4560: Race and Ethnicity course last Fall, Dr. Anastacia Schuloff planned a field trip for her students to Cherokee, North Carolina...

Dr. Beth Davison

Dr. Beth Davison Receives Innovation Scholars Program Award
Mar 21, 2018

University Documentary Film Services, received a $10,000 grant to pursue her project in establishing a minitheater at the National Park Service’s &n...