Channel 7 story on the Sociology bachelor's degree program at UWSP-Wausau campus (featuring student Marie Bemis and Professor David Barry).
Sociology & Social Work Graduates Fall 2021
Department Newsletter Summer 2021
2020-2021 Department Graduates and Awards Slideshow.
Social work faculty member and social work students met with State Representative Katrina Shankland during 2021 NASW WI Advocacy Day.
Aaron Karlen, a Sociology graduate and Criminal Justice minor,
was issued the Preservation of Life Award by the Wausau Police Department.
Professor Kate Kipp has received the 2021 University Excellence in Teaching Award. Watch the virtual awards celebration.
Professor David Barry has received the 2021 University Excellence in Teaching, Scholarship, and Service Award. Watch the virtual awards celebration.
Officer Alex Beach, a Sociology graduate and our first Criminal Justice minor, was issued the Life Saving Award by the Stevens Point Police Department.
2019-2020 Department Awards Presentation.
Professor David Barry has received the 2020 University Scholar Award.
Professor Jess Bowers has received the 2020 University Excellence in Teaching Award.
In March 2020 Professor David Barry talked on Wisconsin Public Radio about “Understanding Society through Science Fiction.”
Professor Maggie Bohm-Jordan has received the 2019 University Excellence in Teaching Award.
Sociology student Madalyne Fielder making the papers!
Spring 2018 annual overnight field trip to Chicago: Urban Diversity and Environmenal Justice
Professor David Barry has received the 2018 University Excellence in Teaching Award.
Ms. Karin Hyler has received the 2018 Outstanding
Work Performance Award.
Spring 2018 event: "What Can I Do with a Sociology Degree?"
Fall 2017 field trip to Milwaukee: Urban Poverty and Sustainability
Professor Sue Bailey presented “the Opioid Epidemic in the U.S. and Wisconsin” in the 2017-2018 UWSP College of Letters and Science Community Lecture Series
Professor Amy Zlimen Consults with Chinese University
Professor Tori Jennings has been selected as a recipient of the University Leadership Mentor Award!
Professor Dorothy De Boer has received the 2017 University Service Award!
Spring 2017 student trip to Chicago: Urban Diversity and Environmental Justice
Professor Helena Alden On Success of U.S. Women at Summer Olympics
Past Department Newsletters
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