Dr. David May, Professor of Sociology, was the recipient of the 2020 Ralphe E. Powe Research Excellence Award, which is the University’s highest research honor. Dr.
April 22, 2020
We would like to congratulate the following social work students on their academic accomplishments this semester: Mallorie Moore, a senior social work student will be graduating Summa Cum Laude this semester.
April 20, 2020
I am so pleased that Ben Mackin is a Spirit of State award recipient this year. Ben is a leader on our campus demonstrated through his service to the Student Association and the Shackouls Honors College, and Ben is also a leader in the classroom.
April 19, 2020
Dr. Ashley Vancil-Leap wrote a piece for the Mid-South Sociological Association’s newsletter about community-engaged learning.
April 18, 2020
Attached is a list of the Sociology, Criminology, and Social Work courses that will be offered this Summer. If you have any questions regarding the courses please reach out to our Academic Coordinator, Mrs. Dean.
April 17, 2020
An opinion piece written by Dr. Kelly was recently published in the Jackson Free Press. Please click the following link to read to the full article.
April 13, 2020
Dr. Lindsey Peterson was featured in Our People on the MSU home page. To read the full article please click here.
March 26, 2020
McKayla Joaquim, Sanna King, and other session participants from their session entitled “Classroom, Students Psychology, and Prison Self-Efficacy” at the annual meetings of the Alabama-Mississippi Sociological Association in Montgomery, Alabama on February 27, 2020.
March 2, 2020
Tatu Taylor, a senior majoring in sociology to graduate May 2020, was featured in "Our People" on the MSU homepage. Please click the following link to read the full article.
January 27, 2020
Dr. Diego Thompson, Sociology professor, Christinia Loftin, graduate student, and Dr. Amanda Cook, Criminology professor, received awards for Community Engagement.
January 2, 2020
Rachel Allison, an assistant professor in MSU’s Department of Sociology, is receiving a three-year grant intended for early-career scholars for her project titled “First Comes Marriage: Educational and Workforce Trajectories of the Early Married in Mississippi.” Please click on the following
December 16, 2019