News/Announcements

Professors Jackie Smith and John Markoff's new book publication: Social Movements and World-System Transformation

Professor Joshua Bloom selected as a 2017 Laureate of the San Francisco Public Library

Professor Melanie M. Hughes interviewed on NPR on “Why Does Pennsylvania Elect So Few Women to Political Office?”

Professor Melanie Hughes was recently interviewed on NPR radio on the topic of “Why Does Pennsylvania Elect So Few Women to Political Office?”

Professor Jackie Smith is the winner of this year's Iris Marion Young Award for Political Engagement

Congratulations to Jackie Smith who is the faculty winner of this year's Iris Marion Young Award for Political Engagement sponsored by the Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Program. The awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, November 17 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. at the William Pitt Union, and there is a panel on Art, Gentrification, and Urban Communities

Professor Epitropoulos's Pittsburgh Area Studies course featured in PittNews

Sociology Major Aarti Kumar named Homecoming Queen

New edition of Joshua Bloom's Black Against Empire

Dr. Joshua Bloom won the award for distinguished scholarship in social movements from ASA, honorable mention

Dean Kathleen Blee honored by Eastern Sociological Society

Bhavini Patel wins Center on Race and Social Problems Best Student Paper on Race Award

Elizabeth Stoyle Wins 2016 Chancellor’s Staff Award

Professors Waverly Duck and Mike Epitropoulos 2016 Student Choice Winners!

Congratulations to Mohammed Bamyeh on the publication of his report, "Social Sciences in the Arab World: Forms of Presence"

Dean Kathleen Blee is the 2016 Winner of the McCarthy Award

Q & A with Dr. Waverly Duck featured in the Pitt Chronicle