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  • Julie Rosenthal recipient of the Living the Dream Award

    Founder of Food on the 15th
    Congratulations to Julie Rosenthal, Program Management Specialist for Gerontology Ph.D​ and Asian Studies who is the 2016 recipient of the Living the Dream Award which honors an individual and an...
    Posted: January 19, 2016 3:12 PM
  • NEW Anthropology Special Topics Course for Spring 2016

    ANTH 397: Environment and Culture
    The Department of Sociology and Anthropology will be offering a NEW special topics course this Spring. Please see below for course details. Catalog Number: ANTH 397-01 Course Title: Environment...
    Posted: January 19, 2016 10:16 AM
  • Exciting Spring Elective: ANTH 367/GWST 367

    The Anthropology of Gender
    The Department of Sociology and Anthropology is excited to offer ANTH 367 (The Anthropology of Gender) this Spring. Please see below for course details. Catalog Number: ANTH 367-01 (also listed...
    Posted: January 19, 2016 10:15 AM
  • Loren Henderson, SOCY/ANTH presents at UN Headquarters

    Workshop/Conference on Poverty,Inequalityand Global Conflict
    Drs. Loren Henderson and Cedric Herring were invited as a select group of approximately 25 leading scholars and activists from around the world to meet at UN Headquarters, NY, January 2016. The...
    Posted: January 14, 2016 4:11 PM
  • Leslie Morgan, SOCY/ANTH, receives distinguished AGHE Award

    Mildred M. Seltzer Distinguished Service Recognition Award
    Dr. Leslie Morgan, Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Co-Director of Gerontology Doctoral Program will receive the Mildred M. Seltzer Distinguished Service Recognition at the...
    Posted: January 13, 2016 10:33 AM
  • Leslie Morgan, Dept. of SOCY/ANTH keynote speaker for OAGE

    2016 Ohio Association of Gerontology & Education Conference
    Dr. Leslie Morgan, Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Co-Director of Gerontology Doctoral Program, will give the keynote address at the 2016 Ohio Association of Gerontology and...
    Posted: January 11, 2016 1:39 PM
  • American Public Health Association Natl. mtg. features UMBC

    HAPP faculty attend APHA with keynote President Hrabowski
    National Priority American Public Health Association national meeting features UMBC leadership in social and policy dimensions of health research. UMBC took center stage as more than 13,000...
    Posted: November 19, 2015 2:40 PM
  • New book from Dr. Leslie Morgan, Dept.Sociology&Anthropology

    Aging, Society and the Life Course
    Aging, Society and the Life Course is a textbook in its 5th edition, co-authored by Leslie Morgan (UMBC) and Suzanne Kunkel (Miami University).  The book covers the sociological approach to the...
    Posted: October 29, 2015 2:53 PM
  • New book from Dr. Marina Adler, Dept. Sociology&Anthropology

    Father involvement in early years
    Marina A. Adler and Karl Lenz (ed) 2016 Father involvement in the early years: An international comparison of policy and practice. About the book: Fatherhood is in transition and being...
    Posted: October 29, 2015 12:31 PM
  • UMBC HAPP students attend Fall Symposium at JHSPH

    Two students secure internships from networking!
    Nine UMBC HAPP Public Health Track students attended the 2015 Fall Symposium at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) on October 13, 2015. Hosted by the Wendy Klag Center for...
    Posted: October 29, 2015 10:18 AM