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Sociology & Anthropology

News & Events

  • Graduating Seniors Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Two graduating seniors, Alexis Kropf and Kristen McCollum, were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, the country’s oldest and most prestigious academic honor society, May 2012.
  • Zoe Martin winss first place in annual paper competition.
    Zoe Martin (‘12, Anthropology) won the Annual Student Paper Competition by the Southwestern Anthropological Association for paper based on her honors thesis.
  • Kristen McCollum wins the Odum Award and the Shearn Writing Award
    Kristen McCollum (‘12, sociology)  won the 2012 Odum Undergraduate Paper Competition at the Southern Sociological Society meetings and the first ever Shearn Writing Award in the Social Sciences at Southwestern for her senior capstone project. 
  • Congratulations to all of our 2012 graduating seniors! 
    A heartfelt congrats to our graduating seniors in Anthropology and Sociology:  Alex Barnes (Soc), Griffin Ferry (Anthro), Melissa Garcia (Anthro), Katy Hicks (Soc), Katie Kemper (Anthro), Alexis Kropf (Anthro), Ethan Lane-Miller (Soc), Krystina Maloukis (Soc and Anthro), Kristen McCollum (Soc), Abby Morales (Soc),  Zoë Martin (Anthro), Elizabeth Marzec (Anthro), Meagan Moore (Anthro), Marcela Orozco (Soc, Dec. 2011), Ashton Roane (Soc), Lauren Rundell (Soc, Dec 2011), and Adriana Saad (Anthro).  All of the department faculty members wish you the very best in your future endeavors! Stay in touch.