Department of
Sociology

When disaster strikes, a resilient community stands firm

Faculty in Sociology and Economics are participating in a public webinar to review the Center for Risk-Based Community Resilience Planning’s first-year findings.

Liberal Arts students completing semester abroad on Gilman Scholarship

Two students in the College of Liberal Arts have been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, which aims to diversify students’ international experiences.

Lori Peek’s Hurricane Katrina book named Colorado Book Awards finalist

Sociology faculty Lori Peek’s book is in the running for a Colorado Book Award.

Winter 2015

Liberal arts faculty investigate disaster resilience

Economics faculty and students are assisting in the development of a federal center dedicated to improved disaster response and resilience.

Sociology alumna receives Distinguished Alumni Employee Award

Blanche Hughes, Vice President for Division of Student Affairs, has been awarded CSU’s 2015 Distinguished Alumni Employee Award.

Jason Downing: professor by day, rockstar by night

Colorado State University sociology professor Jason Downing is actually a rock star.