Sociology in the Spotlight
Recent Faculty Presentations
Jennifer J.N. Chernega, Anne Figert, Christine C. George, and Sarah Stawiski. (2011). “Social Identity, Anticipatory Socialization and Harm Reduction: Helping the Homeless Transition to Housing.” Presented at ASA’s 2011 Annual Meetings, Las Vegas NV.
Nicole H.W. Civettini.(2011). “The Selective Doing of Gender: Differences in Housework Sharing between Gay and Lesbian Couples.” Presented at ASA’s 2011 Annual Meetings, Las Vegas NV.
Recent Faculty PublicationsOsgood, Aurea K. and Jennifer J.N. Chernega. (2011). "Getting Students Excited About Social Research.” In American Sociological Association’s TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology. (PDF)
Chernega, Jennifer J.N. & Aurea K. Osgood. (2011). “Travel with Students: A Review of Existing Literature.” In American Sociological Association’s TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology. (PDF)
Schroeder, Ryan D., Aurea K. Osgood, and Michael J. Oghia. (2010). “Family Transitions and Juvenile Delinquency.” Sociological Inquiry 80(4): 579-604. (PDF)
Brian Aldrich is the faculty advisor for the new "WSU Global Zero" chapter. The purpose of the organization is to provide educational and awareness programs "to strengthen the knowledge and to promote and create an environment in which the community can learn about eliminating and reduce the proliferation of nuclear weapons and create a peaceful better world for the future generation."