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Sociology Senior Wins 2nd Place out of a pool of 56 papers in National Paper Competition

Megan Robinson, Sociology senior, won second place in the 2013 Alpha Kappa Delta national undergraduate sociology paper competition for her fall 2012 capstone paper titled, “I’m Feeding the World Tonight: The Impact of Moral Identity Standards on Mobile Loaves and Fishes Homeless Outreach Ministry.” This year, there were a total of 56 papers submitted for the 2013 AKD undergraduate paper competition.  Megan will receive a check for $250 and has also been invited to the American Sociological Association meeting in New York City in August 2013 where she will participate in, and present her paper during, the American Sociological Association’s Honors Program.  Megan wrote her paper in Dr. Maria Lowe’s capstone course.