News/Announcements

Hatem Hassan accepted into the Summer Institute on Critical Security Studies in the Arab World in Beirut, Lebanon

Sociology Major, Tiffani Humble, wins Fulbright Scholarship

Professor Dana Moss' analysis of the politics regarding Syrian support for intervention in the Washington Post

Caitlin Schroering wins SSSP Global Division's Student Paper Competition

Sociology major, Hashaam Jamil, wins Coro Pittsburgh's Distinguished Emerging Leadership Award

Professor Mark Paterson's new book: Seeing With the Hands: Blindness, Vision and Touch after Descartes

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