News & Awards
Professor Robert Vargas has received the David Hoeft Award for Newly Tenured Faculty from the College. This award is funded through the generosity of David Hoeft, AB '89, to recognize newly tenured faculty whose work shows exceptional promise.
Laila Noureldin has been awarded the 2019 Best Student Paper Award from the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion for her paper, "American v Muslims? Religiosity as a Marker of Fragmented Identification among American Muslims."
Jerel Ezell received a Fulbright award for his project, Sociology of Shame and Youth Violence: Examining Restorative Justice in Port of Spain, Trinidad.
Peter Fugiel received a grant from the Washington Center for Equitable Growth for his project, Work as an Option: Effects of Unpredictable and Unstable Schedules on Earnings, Mobility, and Skills.
Laila Noureldin was awarded a 2019 scholarship from the Islamic Scholarship Fund.
Alexandra Brewer was awarded the 2019 Louise Johnson Scholar Award from the ASA section on Medical Sociology.
Professor Linda Waite has been awarded the 2019 Distinguished Career Award from the ASA section on Family.