News & Awards
Professor Kaz Yamaguchi has been recognized as a Person of Cultural Merit from the Japanese Government, an honor given every year on Culture Day (November 3rd). Kaz is one of two social scientists selected this year.
Congratulations to Professor Kristen Schilt and her team of UChicago professors who have had their alternate reality game "Terrarium" selected as one of 50 games included in this year's IndieCade festival.
Professor Kate Cagney has been appointed as faculty director of the Yuen Campus in Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Faculty Working Group.
Professor Kimberly Hoang has been awarded the Lewis A. Coser Award – an award giving to a mid-career sociologist whose work holds great promise for theoretical agenda setting in the field of sociology.
Professor Geoff Wodtke has been awarded the Leo Goodman award – an award that recognizes the contributions to sociological methodology from an early career scholar.