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Dan Simon Published Chapter from Dissertation

Feb. 20, 2024

Dan Simon has published a chapter from his dissertation (co-authored with Ryan Masters), "Institutional Failures as Structural Determinants of Suicide: The Opioid Epidemic and the Great Recession in the United States," in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior.

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Amanda Stevenson Received Early Career Award

Jan. 20, 2024

Amanda Stevenson received the first Early Career Award for North America from the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population


Leslie Irvine Published in Sociological Forum

Dec. 11, 2023

Leslie Irvine has a new publication: Irvine, Leslie. 2023. “Our ‘Zoological Connections’ and Why They Matter.” Sociological Forum. http://doi.org/10.1111/socf.12961

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Jose Sanchez and David Pyrooz Published in Health & Justice

Dec. 8, 2023

Jose Sanchez and David Pyrooz published the following article in Health & Justice – “The COVID-19 pandemic and operational challenges, impacts, and lessons learned: A multi-methods study of U.S. prison systems”


Grad Student, Skye Niles, Paper Published

Dec. 6, 2023

Skye Niles , Shawhin Roudbari, and Santina Contreras co-authored a new paper published in Sociology of Race and Ethnicity , "Neoliberal Multiculturalism and Changing Colonial Racial Hierarchies in International Development." This paper is an offshoot of Skye's third year paper research. https://doi.org/10.1177/23326492231214450

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Laura Patterson featured in Daily Camera

Nov. 13, 2023

Laura Patterson and Marshall Smit h were interviewed by the Boulder Daily Camera for their work on horror films – and they were also interviewed live on KDVR’s morning show to talk about the sociology of horror films and give some Halloween-week horror film recommendations!

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Liam Downey New Book Published by NYU Press

Nov. 6, 2023

“The Violent Underpinnings of American Life: How Violence Maintains Social Order in the U.S.” The Violent Underpinnings of American Life asserts that violence—far from going against American ideals—is as American as apple pie, central to the country’s social order and the dominance of its most powerful groups. Drawing from extensive...

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Join the Sociology Club!

Sept. 20, 2023

Fall 2023 Meetings Welcome Meeting : Join the sociology club to learn about upcoming events and get to know other sociology students! This club is not restricted to majors or minors so bring your friends. Tuesday, September 26 th , at 5:00 p.m. in Ketchum 371 What Can I Do...


David Pyrooz Published Article

Sept. 19, 2023

David Pyrooz published an article, “The residue of imprisonment: Prisoner reentry and carceral gang spillover,” in Justice Quarterly


Brigid Mark Co-Authored Article Published in Energy Research & Social Science

Aug. 28, 2023

Corrie Grosse and Brigid Mark. “A Review of Native-led Renewable Electricity in the United States: Supports, Barriers, and Recommendations for Solar and Wind Development that Advances Sovereignty.” Energy Research and Social Science 103 ( 103243). *equal authorship