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April 14, 2021
Grace Kao’s op-ed in Variety on April 12, 2021 “Media Bears Responsibility for Reinforcing Asian American Stereotypes”   April 12, 2021: The Debate on France 24 TV (40...
April 1, 2021
IBM Professor and Chair Grace Kao was interviewed on CT NPR (WSHU) in a story titled, “Virus Of Hate: ‘We Are Not Your Fetish’ — Combating Anti-Asian Racism And Sexism.” on...
April 1, 2021
PhD Candidate Sarah Brothers will be an Assistant Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at Pennsylvania State University beginning Fall 2021. She will also be affiliated...
March 25, 2021
Sterling Professor of Sociology and of African American Studies, Dr. Elijah Anderson, was the keynote speaker at the Sorokin Lecture for the 92nd meeting of the Pacific...
March 22, 2021
Chair and IBM Professor of Sociology Grace Kao was interviewed on CNN on March 20, 2021 about the recent rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans. She was also interviewed...
March 22, 2021
Chair and IBM Professor of Sociology Grace Kao was interviewed on CNN on March 20, 2021 about the recent rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans. She was also interviewed...
March 19, 2021
IBM Professor and Chair Grace Kao was recently quoted in three articles (USA Today, The Insider, and The Washington Post) discussing the historical and contemporary contexts...
March 18, 2021
PhD Candidate Huseyin Rasit will join the College of Global Liberal Arts at Ritsumeikan University as an Associate Professor of Sociology. GLA offers an interdisciplinary...
February 24, 2021
Emma Zang spoke with BBC World news about the recent case in China, in which a court granted a woman financial compensation for 5 years of housework after her divorce. ...
February 17, 2021
Philip V. McHarris has been awarded a 2021 Princeton Presidential Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. The Presidential Postdoctoral Research Fellows Program is meant to...