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Christel Solomon presenting at NYSSA Conference

Sociology Club

Through our Sociology Club, you can gain greater awareness of social issues and make a difference. We apply to national conferences on the east coast, while also having a great time traveling there. (Visit our Facebook page)

Student presenting

Sociology Honors Society

Eligible sociology majors will be inducted into the Sociology Department's Honor Society. Students must meet the following minimum criteria:

  1. Must be an officially declared sociology major/double major.
  2. Must be a senior.
  3. Must have an overall grade point average of at least 3.2.
Tim Delaney presents during Sportsmanship Symposium

Sportsmanship Symposium Day

Every year, the department organizes an annual Sportsmanship Day Symposium, which provides you with an opportunity to present a topic related to sports sociology -- or, with organizers' approval, related topics. 

Internships and independent study

Participate in valuable internships, usually at social and county agencies, and take advantage of working with professors one-on-one in independent study courses.