News & Awards

The Futures of Urban Social Science. Join us for a colloquium panel featuring Luis Bettencourt, Neil Brenner, Marco Garrido, Nicole P. Marwell, Sabina Shaikh, Emily Talen, and Robert Vargas on Wednesday, October 27th. More details here

Professor Kimberly Kay Hoang delivered the 2021 Aims of Education address to first-year students at the University of Chicago. Video recording here

Professor Elisabeth Clemens has won the 2021 Barrington Moore Award from the ASA Section on Comparative and Historical Sociology for her book Civic Gifts: Voluntarism and the Making of the American Nation State.

We are honored to welcome Professor Mignon Moore for a Distinguished Alumni Lecture: “The Children of the Great Migration: Black, Sexual Minority Women and the Search for Autonomy and Economic Freedom." More details here.

Linnea Martin, Sociology’s Graduate Studies Administrator, is retiring after a long and distinguished career. Please share your memories and well wishes for Linnea here.

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COVID-19 Updates & Resources

Autumn 2021 Colloquium

We're pleased to welcome the following scholars to share their work at our department colloquium. Visit the pages below for details and Zoom links.