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Inside Higher Ed Interviews Lee on New Book ‘Class and Campus Life’

Inside Higher Ed Interviews Lee on New Book ‘Class and Campus Life’

Dr. Elizabeth Lee, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, recently discussed her “new book about class inequality at an elite university” with Inside Higher Ed’s Josh Logue in an article on “Class and Campus Life.” “Campus protests have triggered wide-ranging discussion and debate about race. And, because some of […]

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April 30, 2016 at 4:07 pmFaculty in the News In the News Research

Vander Ven, Alumni Present on Race, Rape and Crime Reporting

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven

Dr. Thomas Vander Ven, Professor of Sociology, chaired a panel on Media, Publicity, and Perceptions of Crime and presented “Race, Serial Rape, and Crime Reporting” with Ohio University alumni Lauren Wright ’10 &  ’14 and Clara Fesmire ’13 & ’15 at the Southern Criminal Justice Conference in September in Charleston, […]

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October 28, 2015 at 1:17 pmAlumni Research

Scanlan Presents ‘Inequality, Underdevelopment, and Global Food Riots’

Dr. Stephen Scanlan

Dr. Stephen Scanlan, Associate Professor of Sociology, presented “Deprivation and Conflict: A Comparative Analysis of Inequality, Underdevelopment, and Global Food Riots, 2007-2014” at the American Sociological Association annual meeting in August in Chicago. “The session that I presented in was sponsored by the ASA section on Peace, War, and Social […]

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October 5, 2015 at 9:23 amResearch

Kaufman at ASA: ‘Faith in Reentry’ and ‘Beyond Punishment’

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

Dr. Nicole Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, wrote two papers presented at the American Sociological Association annual meeting in August. For the session on “Religion in the Broader Social World,” Kaufman presented “Faith in Reentry: Approaches to Religion at Non-governmental Organizations Working with Formerly Incarcerated People.” For the “Deviance and […]

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October 5, 2015 at 8:33 amResearch

Castellano Presents ‘Cultural Practice of Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Felony Mental Health Courts’

Dr. Ursula Castellano, Associate Professor of Sociology, presented “The Cultural Practice of Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Felony Mental Health Courts” at the 34th International Congress of Law and Mental Health in Vienna, Austria, in July. She was invited to speak on the Mental Health Courts panel by well-known sociologist and mental […]

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October 5, 2015 at 8:21 amResearch

Lee Discusses ‘Transitioning into Middle Class after College: Hidden Injuries and Partial Mobility’

Dr. Elizabeth Lee

Dr. Elizabeth Lee, Assistant Professor of Sociology, presented “Transitioning into the middle class after college: ‘Hidden injuries’ and partial mobility” at the Sociology of Higher Education panel of the American Sociological Association annual meeting in August in Chicago. The ASA panel focused on race, class, and gender in higher education. […]

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October 5, 2015 at 8:11 amResearch

Lee Edits Book on ‘College Students’ Experiences of Power and Marginality’

Dr. Elizabeth Lee

Dr. Elizabeth Lee, Assistant Professor of Sociology, co-edited College Students’ Experiences of Power and Marginality: Sharing Spaces and Negotiating Differences, with Chaise LaDousa, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Hamilton College. (Routledge 2015). As scholars and administrators have sharpened their focus on higher education beyond trends in access and graduation rates […]

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June 4, 2015 at 2:16 pmResearch