Stephen Sweet (Professor of Sociology) joined a team of scholars who visited the offices of congressional representatives Charles Rangel (D), Nita Lowey (D), Tom Reed (R) and senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D) and Chuck Schumer (D) as part of the Work and Family Researchers Network Work-Family Congressional Education and Policy Day (in collaboration with the National Partnership for Women &...
Congratulations to Alicia Swords, Associate Professor, who is the recipient of the 2016 Summer Research Grant for her project: Experiences with Food Pantries: Action Research in New York State's Southern Tier. Summer research grants are awarded to recognize and support faculty scholarship. It is a particular honor to be recognized in this way by...
Stephen Sweet, Professor of Sociology, has received a $15,000 grant to engage colleges and universities in revision of their sociology curricula using the Curriculum Mapping Tool for Sociology, an assessment instrument that he developed with his collaborator, Susan Ferguson (Grinnell College). The grant has been awarded by the Associated Colleges of the Midwest.
Nga Ruckdeschel, a new Sociology Major at Ithaca College, was recently accepted to the Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute (SEASSI) at UW-Madison. The application process was extremely competitive, and it is rare for an undergraduate - especially a sophomore such as...