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SOC-IU Visit To Kinsey Institute

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a great spring break! I know it’s hard to get back in the swing of things, but I”m excited to announce that there is a light at the end of the tunnel! Take a break from the end of the semester stress to learn about, well…sex! SOC-IU will … Continue reading

SOC-S101 Contemporary Global Social Problems in Summer 2014

Interested in examining issues people face around the world today?  Looking to fulfill a General Education and CASE Social and Historical Studies credit this summer?  Among the topics we will consider are globalization, challenges in migration, gender inequality, ethnic and racial variation, and health.  Through articles, books, films and music, you will gain an understanding … Continue reading

Upcoming SOC-IU Event

Hey guys!   Have you ever wanted to talk with one of the sociology professors about their research in a casual, relaxed setting?  Now you have the opportunity!  SOC-IU will be hosting an informal pizza supper with Dr. Jessica Calarco on March 10, at 7 PM in Ballantine 004.  Professor Calarco will be presenting a talk entitled “Class … Continue reading

SOC-IU Grad School Panel Night

Calling all sociology students (majors AND minors!) Are you considering going to graduate school in sociology but don’t know if it’s for you?  Never fear!  SOC-IU, IU’s undergraduate sociology club, will be holding a panel discussion on graduate sociology programs!  Panelists will include Professors Ethan Michelson and Brian Powell, as well as current graduate students … Continue reading

2014 Health Programs Fair

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Indiana Memorial Union – Alumni Hall   Co-Sponsored by: Applied Health Science, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Human Biology, Kinesiology, Nursing, Physics, Psychological and Brain Sciences, Sociology, Speech and Hearing Sciences     Come find out about career choices, educational opportunities, and campus resources related to the healthcare … Continue reading

Design Innovations – Spring 2014

Design Innovations is composed of three workshops (one credit each).  The workshops are interconnected, immersive courses; however, they can be taken as single, stand-alone courses.  They are open to all majors and can be taken for graduate AMID-C580 or undergraduate credit AMID-C480.   Workshop 1 – Design Innovations (Wicked Problems) January 24th 5-8pm, January 25th … Continue reading

SOC-IU General Meeting

Hey soc students! Are you interested in social psychology?  Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7 PM SOC-IU will be hosting a talk given by our own Alex Lu, a sociology graduate student, entitled “Stressful Experiences of Masculinity among U.S.-born and Immigrant Asian American Men.”  He will discuss his research on how Asian-American men experience stress as … Continue reading

Upcoming SOC-IU Events

Hey sociology students!   Are you passionate about sociology?  Are you interested in meeting other students studying sociology!  Do you want to learn more about career opportunities for sociology majors and cool new developments in the field?   If so, SOC-IU is the club for YOU!  SOC-IU is a club for all undergraduate students majoring in sociology, … Continue reading

SOC-S 210 The Economy, Organizations, and Work

There are still seats available in Dr. Weihua An’s SOC-210 #29906 The Economy, Organizations, and Work course. 09:30A-10:45A TR   Course description: This course covers the basic concepts and topics in economic sociology and work and organizations with a systematic examination of modern organizations from the sociological perspectives.  The topics covered ranges from the hard … Continue reading

SOC-S 312 Education and Society

There are still seats available in Dr. Jennifer Lee’s SOC-S312 #12637 Education and Society course. 02:30P-03:45P MW   This course is an introduction to current issues in the sociology of education.  The goal of this course is to ask some fundamental questions about the relationship between education and society.  In this class, we will look … Continue reading