Student Research and Awards

Sociology Conference Presentations

2016 American Sociological Association meeting, Seattle, WA
  • Guillermo Alvarado “‘That Gay Gangsta Shit’: Identity Construction and Community Membership in Queer Rappers’ Musical Careers,” ASA Honors Program
  • Kelly McKeon “Finding a Deficit in the Deficit Model: A Study of the Social and Academic Integration of First-Generation College Students” ASA Honors Program
2016 Southern Sociological Society, Atlanta, GA
  • Bethany Lewis, “’That’s the Spark I Want to See’: Mentorship and Empowerment of Girls in STEM”
  • Marta Selby, “’All You Need are Shoes, Shorts, and a Shirt’: Women’s Experiences in Youth Running”
  • John Semlitsch, “Creating an “Egalitarian” Privileged Space: Displaying Works by Artists of Color in the Modern Art Museum”