University of Pittsburgh


Upcoming Events


Pittsburgh Social Movements Forum and the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Presents


Dr. Frances Fox Piven, Professor at the Graduate Center at the City University of New York

Lunch and Conversation

Thursday March 26, 2015
Sociology Colloquium Room 2432 Posvar Hall


Dr. Jeff Goodwin, Professor of Sociology at New York University

"The Failure of Social Movement Studies"

Monday April 13, 2015 | 12:00-2:00
Lunch at 12:00

Sociology Colloquium Room 2432 Posvar Hall


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Congratulations go out to Nichole Bayliss who just recieved her PhD!

Sociology Graduate Student, Aisha Upton, is one of the recipients of the Elizabeth Baranger Teaching Award for 2014.  The A&S GSO Elizabeth Baranger Teaching Awards acknowledge excellence in graduate student teaching across the Arts & Sciences. 

Mellon Fellowships for the 2014-2015 academic year have been awarded to Corrine Ogrodnik, Daniel Nunez, and Jeffrey Tienes.

2014's Undergraduate Avery Award winner is Erica Mollenkopf, runners up for the award are Karl Gibson and Ratvi Patel.

2014's Norman P. Hummon Award has been awarded to two of our graduate students, Suzie Wagner and Sam Plummer.  The Sociology Graduate Student Teaching Award was given to Jeff Tienes.

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