Honors Journal

Honors Information Session and Q&A

Feb. 28, 2022

When: Wednesday, March 9, 4:15PM Where: https://cuboulder.zoom.us/j/97311656800 What: Join Sociology Honors Program Director Dr. Amanda Stewart to learn more about the SOCY Honors Program and application process. SOCY Honors applications for Spring 23 graduates are due April 5. Questions? – Email Dr. Stewart at Amanda.Stewart-1@colorado.edu or visit our honors site

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PhD student Carrie Seay-Fleming's article published online

Feb. 26, 2022

Carrie Seay-Fleming's article, Contested Imaginaries of Biotechnology Governance in Guatemala - based on her 3rd year paper- was published online in The Professional Geographer .

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Ryan Masters with co-authors Published in The Journals of Gerontology

Feb. 25, 2022

Ryan Masters , with co-authors Steven H. Woolf and Laudy A. Aron , published, "Age-specific Mortality during the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic and Life Expectancy Changes in the United States and Peer Countries, 1980-2020", in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B .


Rick Rogers new article co-authored by Trent Davidson was featured in CU Boulder Today

Feb. 4, 2022

“ Too many Americans are dying young. This professor calls for action”


David Cook-Martín to give IBS talk

Jan. 21, 2022

Bound by Time: A Critical Appraisal of Temporary Migrant Labor Schemes in Australia, Canada, the United States, and the United Arab Emirates February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Lori Peek was recently quoted twice in the New York Times regarding the recent Boulder County Fires

Jan. 20, 2022

Colorado Residents Ponder the Road Ahead After Wildfires https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/02/us/colorado-fire-damage.html The New York Times. January 2, 2022 Biden Consoles Residents in Fire-Ravaged Colorado https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/07/us/politics/biden-colorado-fires.html The New York Times. January 7, 2022* She was also featured in a CU Boulder Today story and quoted in an Associated Press article and the Denver...


Lori Peek won the 2021 Best Paper Award

Dec. 3, 2021

Lori Peek and Mithra Moezzi won the 2021 Best Paper Award for the journal Risk Analysis from the Society for Risk Analysis for their article, “Stories for Interdisciplinary Disaster Research Collaboration.”


Fall 2021 Speaker Series: Dr. Kathryn M. Nowotny

Nov. 18, 2021

Dr. Kathryn M. Nowotny, PhD Associate Professor University of Miami Department of Sociology Thursday, December 9th 2021 12:30pm MST via Zoom Talk Title: Mass Incarceration as a Social Structural Driver of Health Cosponsored by the IBS Prevention Science Program More about Kathryn

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Lori Peek’s testimony on Ensuring Equity in Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

Nov. 1, 2021

Lori Peek’s written testimony as well as a recording of the hearing where she testified as an expert witness before the Homeland Security Committee, U.S. House of Representatives is available here


Amanda Stevenson’s article posted online ahead of its print in Demography

Nov. 1, 2021

Amanda Stevenson’s article providing a lower bound on the number of additional pregnancy-related deaths as US abortion ban would cause was posted online ahead of its print on October 25th in Demography