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Dr. Steven R. Cureton publishes new book

Posted on June 17, 2020

Racial Reconciliation: Black Masculinity, Societal Indifference, and Church Socialization is Dr. Cureton’s second published book in two years. Read about it here:…


Statement on the unlawful use of force by police on people of color and the poor

Posted on June 4, 2020

A central value of the UNCG Sociology department is social justice, a concept which, inter alia, directs attention to the disproportionate amount…



Feature on Dr. Gwen Hunnicutt’s research and new book

Posted on April 21, 2020

Dr. Gwen Hunnicutt’s work on ecofeminism was recently featured in UNCG News. Read about it here.



Dr. Levenson co-founds and edits new scholarly journal

Posted on April 21, 2020

Dr. Zachary Levenson and colleagues have created a new scholarly outlet, Spectre. The journal provides a forum for activists, scholars, and theorists…


Sociology major Chyanne Flores wins first place in paper competition

Posted on March 10, 2020

Sociology major Chyanne Flores won first place in the Science and Professional Schools Division of the 20th Annual UNCG Undergraduate Honors Symposium…


Dr. Hoppe featured in UNCG Research Magazine

Posted on March 10, 2020

Read about Dr. Hoppe’s research here.


UNCG Sociology graduate students present at ASC

Posted on November 19, 2019

UNCG Sociology graduate students Kelly Childress and Elizabeth Moberly both presented their scholarly work at the November 2019 meeting of the American…


New review of Dr. Kroll-Smith’s book

Posted on November 5, 2019

Our own Dr. Steve Kroll-Smith’s book, Recovering Inequality:¬†Hurricane Katrina, the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, and the aftermath of Disaster (2018), is…