Gender and Globalization: A Symposium

Click through for more information on the Gender and Globalization Symposium, Friday October 17th, 2014 at Nau 211. 

Video from Semester at Sea

Click through to watch a short video featuring Prof. Allison Pugh and her Sociology of Childhood class from Fall 2014 Semester at Sea - Rotterdam: A Child in the City

Article on Prof. Roksa's new book

Click through for an article on Prof. Roksa's new book in The Wall Street Journal.

Interview on Prof. Roksa's new book

Watch the Chronicle of Higher Ed interview with Josipa Roksa and Richard Arum here.

Article on Prof. Roksa's new book

Josipa Roksa's new book, Aspiring Adults Adrift: Tentative Transitions of College Graduates, has just been released by the University of Chicago Press.  An article on the book can be found in the 9/2/14 Inside Higher Ed.

We have moved!

On July 28th, 2014, the UVA Sociology Department moved from our previous location off Grounds in the Dynamics building to Randall Hall on Grounds.

Professor Rinaldo - Voice of America interview

Check out Professor Rinaldo's interview with Voice of America about her book and Islam and feminism in Indonesia here.

Professor Blumberg - US State Dept project

Congratulations to Prof. Rae Blumberg, who was selected to be one of four UVA faculty to run a project for the U.S. State Department with UVA students.  Rae's project involves formulating a detailed plan on how to counteract the proposed downgrading of the Lajes Air Base in the (Portuguese) Azores.

Article by A. Press and F. Tripodi in 7/2 Chronicle

ASA Sex and Gender chair

Congratulations to Professor Allison Pugh, who has been elected chair of the Sex and Gender section of the ASA!