Department of Sociology

News

Mourning the tragic death of Misrach Ewunetie

It is with great sadness that we share heartbreaking news about the death of Misrach Ewunetie ’24.

Anna Kirkland appointed the Kim Lane Scheppele Collegiate Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at the University of Michigan

Media Appearances:

-- PBS NewsHour examines Viktor Orbán’s attraction to the American Right:  

The Government Gave Out Bad Loans. Students Deserve a Bailout.

At least 43 million Americans have student loan debt, ranging from hundreds to hundreds of thousands of dollars. Until now, there’s been no hope of a…

Garip named to Census Bureau committee on racial, ethnic and other populations

Sociologist Filiz Garip was nominated and selected for the Census Bureau’s National Advisory Committee (NAC) on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations.

What Donald Trump and Ron DeSantis Are Learning About the Politics of Retribution

Dr. Scheppele, a professor of sociology and international affairs at Princeton University, lived and worked in Hungary for many years as a researcher at the Hungarian Constitutional Court.

How do you pack for an escape?: A refugee’s story | Opinion

Up to four million refugees could be forced to leave Ukraine if the situation escalates. We need to make sure they have a home to return to.

Upcoming Events

The Past, Present, and Future of the Sociology of Stratification
Tue, Dec 6, 2022, 4:30 pm6:30 pm
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The State of the Nation
Wed, Dec 7, 2022, 4:00 pm6:00 pm