ITHACA, NY — “In the coming decade, the health care and social assistance sector will be one of the leading sources of employment. It is going to be one of the most vital sectors in the economy and it is going to be a place of job growth,” said Ithaca College sociologist Stephen Sweet. Since women make up a whopping 80 percent of the...
Stephen Sweet (Associate Professor of Sociology) and Kimberly Baker (Assistant Professor of Sociology) have had their article "Who Has the Advantages in My Intended Career? Engaging Students in the Identification of Gender and Racial Inequalities" accepted for publication in the journal Teaching Sociology. It will appear in the January 2011 issue of the journal.
The National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), established in 1987, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students. Unlike meetings of academic professional organizations, this gathering of young scholars welcomes presenters from all institutions of higher learning and from...
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Women’s Studies will screen of the film, Pray the Devil Back to Hell, in on Monday, March 8 in 101 Textor, 7-9 PM.
This Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 6:30pm in Emerson Suites, Professor Belisa Gonzalez will receive a "YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE" award from the ALANA student community.
Professor Gonzalez was selected for this award because for her leadership and scholarship on matters related to race relations, social inequiality, cross-racial organizing and more. Further, Professor Gonzalez is known to be a committed servant leader. Belisa is the advisor for Sister2Sister. She has made herself available to students on many occasions as an advisor, mentor, and friend. Belisa is an Assistant Professor of Sociology in the School of Humanities and Sciences.
Belisa, we appreciate you and we look forward to saluting you and others this coming Saturday evening!