September 2017 News

Professor Rene Almeling's Research on Sperm Donation Featured in "The Economist" and Dutch national TV

Mon, 09/18/2017
The international market for sperm has been in the news, and Professor Rene Almeling has provided commentary in The Economist and was interviewed on the Dutch national public television show NewsHour. Her discussion begins at 7:50.  Read more...

Associate Professor Jonathan Wyrtzen Selected for 2017-18 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Competition for Morocco

Tue, 09/12/2017
Associate Professor Jonathan Wyrtzen was one of five faculty selected in the 2017-18 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program competition for Morocco. This fall he will be based as a Fulbright scholar at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco, finishing the research and writing for his current book Read more...

Graduate Student Sarah Brothers has won the Martin Levine Student Paper Award

Tue, 09/12/2017
Graduate student Sarah Brothers has won the Martin Levine Student Paper Award from the Sociologists’ AIDS Network at the American Sociological Association. In the paper she questioned the gendered assumptions in the scholarship on injection drug users. The award announcement cited her for “a rich, Read more...