Sociology announcements

Recently published research by Jared Bok on the international ministries of American Christian mission agencies was the focus of an online article in Christianity Today on February 11, 2021. This research documented similarities and differences between Pentecostal/Charismatic and Evangelical agencies, both in terms of where they tend to operate globally as well as the types of ministry activities in which they are most engaged. Bok is an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology.

Department News

Markus Kemmelmeier points out examples on his computer of image samples used in his research study that address how the same photograph published in multiple newspapers portray skin tone differently.

Skin tone portrayed differently in newspapers depending on political endorsement

College of Liberal Arts professor studied how former President Barack Obama appeared in photographs

Mary White-Stewart

Mary White Stewart: A University career that changed lives for the better

An influential campus voice, groundbreaking professor and a founder of GRI, passes away

Front of Lincoln Hall during summer

College of Liberal Arts lecture series bring topics of diversity, politics, society and more

Departments and programs in the College of Liberal Arts host weekly, biweekly and monthly lectures throughout spring semester