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USU Eastern Police Academy links to Blanding in a first-of-its-kind program

USU Eastern Police Academy links to Blanding in a first-of-its-kind program

05/10/2019

USU Eastern's Police Officer Academy graduates first class of cadets after the program's expansion to USU Blanding in a new video and hands on format that is the first-of-its-kind.

Branching Out: How the Coyote Flat Killer changed Criminal Justice

Branching Out: How the Coyote Flat Killer changed Criminal Justice

04/18/2019

CHaSS Criminal Justice Professor is an expert on solving very cold cases.

Giraffe Award winner Chris Gonzalez, others honored in 2019 CHaSS awards

Giraffe Award winner Chris Gonzalez, others honored in 2019 CHaSS awards

03/29/2019

College of Humanities and Social Sciences distributed many awards for excellence during the 2018-19 school, including Prof. Chris Gonzalez, who 'stuck his neck out' and won CHaSS's Giraffe Award

Latinx leaders share inspirational stories during lunch events

Latinx leaders share inspirational stories during lunch events

02/01/2019

CHaSS faculty members take part in lunch series sponsored by USU's new Latinx Center, hosted by Chris Gonzalez, the center's Director and English associate professor.

With Thanksgiving gift, social work students learn truth of 'helper therapy'

With Thanksgiving gift, social work students learn truth of 'helper therapy'

11/28/2018

Students in the CHaSS Social Work Program canvassed for donations and cash to build more than a hundred Thanksgiving dinners for Logan-based family service centers. The Thanksgiving Project is about 12 years old.

Koralene Tapoof named Aggie Hero

Koralene Tapoof named Aggie Hero

11/13/2018

Koralene Tapoof, sociology student at Uintah Basin Regional Campus, was named a 2018 Aggie Hero.

First U.S. fulltime coordinator for LGBTQ vets keynotes CHaSS, USU events

First U.S. fulltime coordinator for LGBTQ vets keynotes CHaSS, USU events

11/08/2018

Nathaniel Boehme, a history alumnus of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, is the nation's first fulltime coordinator for veterans. He works for the Oregon Dept. of Veterans Affairs

Faculty Present at Inclusive Excellence Symposium

Faculty Present at Inclusive Excellence Symposium

11/08/2018

Sociology and Social Work faculty members work to advance equity and inclusion at annual symposium.

Homecoming With SSWA: Rewrite "The Scotsman"

Homecoming With SSWA: Rewrite "The Scotsman"

11/06/2018

Students and faculty reimagine USU's famous song.

Gulzar H. Shah and Wu Xu Reunite at the Pop Lab Celebration

Gulzar H. Shah and Wu Xu Reunite at the Pop Lab Celebration

11/01/2018

Graduates reunite at Yun Kim Population Lab 50th anniversary celebration and a week later publish an article called "Health Informatics Innovations & Applications"

Why are there fewer women CEOs? Media seek answers from two USU researchers

Why are there fewer women CEOs? Media seek answers from two USU researchers

10/26/2018

Sociologists Christy Glass and Management Expert Alison Cook look at what's behind recent spate of resignations of big-company CEOs who are women.

Respected population lab marks 50 years' research into the human condition

Respected population lab marks 50 years' research into the human condition

10/08/2018

Yun Kim demography laboratory celebrates 50th anniversary with symposium

Unique research uses trash to track human energy use for last 10,000 years

Unique research uses trash to track human energy use for last 10,000 years

09/27/2018

USU archaeologists process massive amounts of brand-new data

“10 Tips to Use Your Sociology Major to Land Your Dream Job”

“10 Tips to Use Your Sociology Major to Land Your Dream Job”

09/06/2018

Undergraduate Mary Briggs Ott offers interviewing advice for other sociology students.

Faculty and student research collaborations

Faculty and student research collaborations

08/30/2018

Mehmet Soyer, Temporary Assistant Professor of Sociology, has recently helped many USU student present their original research.

From USU to CDC

From USU to CDC

08/21/2018

Chung-won Lee completed her PhD in 2000 with a focus in demography and public health.

Anthropology Students Find Significant Artifacts

Anthropology Students Find Significant Artifacts

08/09/2018

Richard Olsen leads two assistants and eight students on an archaeological field school to Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument.

Stephanie Malin thrives at CSU

Stephanie Malin thrives at CSU

07/26/2018

Stephanie Malin speaks with us about her job as Assistant Professor at Colorado State University.

Holly Jeffcoat named Dean of SMU Libraries

Holly Jeffcoat named Dean of SMU Libraries

06/12/2018

Jeffcoat graduated with an M.S. in sociology before earning her M.A. in library science at Arizona State University.

Jess Lucero recognized for work with refugees

Jess Lucero recognized for work with refugees

06/08/2018

Jess Lucero, MSW Program Coordinator and Associate Professor, is recognized for her volunteer work with refugees in Cache valley.

Faculty and students present research

Faculty and students present research

06/07/2018

Students and faculty will present at the 24th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (ISSRM).

Kristen Koci wins prestigious award

Kristen Koci wins prestigious award

06/06/2018

PhD candidate Kristen Koci wins best oral presentation award at the Break the Cycle of Health Disparities Conference at Emory University.

Alumna Wins Governor's Award for Excellence

Alumna Wins Governor's Award for Excellence

06/06/2018

Dr. Wu Xu is awarded the Governor’s Award for Excellence for outstanding public service.

Joyce Mumah discusses her position at APHRC

Joyce Mumah discusses her position at APHRC

06/05/2018

Joyce Mumah, a 2011 graduate, talks with us about her work as an Associate Research Scientist at the African Population and Health Research Center.

Michael Sanderson at NYC Department of Health

Michael Sanderson at NYC Department of Health

06/04/2018

After earning his BA and MA from USU, Michael Sanderson went on to work at the Utah Department of Health before moving to his current position in the NYC Department of Health. He shares his experience.

Sofiya Yuvshanova discusses life after USU

Sofiya Yuvshanova discusses life after USU

06/01/2018

2016 graduate and Fulbright scholar, Sofiya Yuvshanova, discusses her work as a Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist at the UN.