Professor Lisa Walker

Presenting at the University of Memphis Friday, April 14th

If you happen to be in Memphis, TN, Friday 4-14-2017, UNC Charlotte Professor Lisa Walker will speak on, "Gender and Status Interventions." That's this Friday at 1:30 in MItchell Hall 200, University of Memphis. Presenting at the University of Memphis Friday, April 14th Read more >>

Helping Habitat for Humanity

Help Scott Fitzgerald and Sean Langley raise funds for the Habitat for Humanity Study Abroad Program in El Salvador. You can help in two ways: Helping Habitat for Humanity Read more >>

Daniel Auguste

Sociology Speaker Series

Daniel Auguste, Postdoctoral Candidate from UNC Chapel Hill, will be our guest speaker on Tuesday, March 28th. You are invited to attend his presentation on Varieties of Gendered-Capitalism: Institutional Environment and Gender Inequality in Entrepeneurship. The location will be Fretwell 480-C, at 11 AM. Sociology Speaker Series Read more >>

Dr. Steven Millington

Sociology Speaker Series

On April 11th, at 12:30 PM, stop by the Sociology conference room, Fretwell 480-C. As part of our speaker series, Dr. Steven Millington, Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University, will present the topic “The football stadia and the city: a case study of Manchester City Football Club".  Sociology Speaker Series Read more >>

2017 Michael A. Pearson Scholarship

Dr. Pearson was a faculty member in Sociology for 25 years before his death in 2002. In his honor, his family, and friends have instituted an annual scholarship award for students who share his interest and goals in improving race relations, expanding social justice, and establishing a more peaceful world. Visit for application and submission information. From the main... 2017 Michael A. Pearson Scholarship Read more >>