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Department Events

Stay tuned for future events for the 2021-22 academic year!


The Segregated City




Sociology News

Associate Professor of Sociology Antwan Jones (left) and Professor of Sociology and Public Policy Gregory Squires (right)

Good for the Heart: Study Links Housing, Heart Health

A new study by Sociology’s Antwan Jones and Gregory Squires ties inclusionary zoning policies to higher affordable housing availability and lower rates of heart disease.
Picture of Ale in front of the U.S. Capitol building

CJ Senior Presents At TedX

Ale is currently a fourth-year at the George Washington University, double majoring in Criminal Justice and Political Science with a minor in Law and Society and a certificate in French Language, L

Sociology Department chair wearing a graduation cap and talking on a video chat

2021 Sociology Department Virtual Celebration

Watch the CCAS Department of Sociology's virtual celebration for our 2021 graduates.

Gregory Squires

Gregory Squires' Op-Eds

June 20, 2020 - February 25, 2021

Congratulations to Gregory Squires on his recent publications!

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Criminal Justice Student Association Created

The Sociology Department is thrilled to announce the creation of the Criminal Justice Student Association.

Antwan Jones, associate professor of sociology and epidemiology

Uncovering COVID'S Hidden Tolls

In a pair of research initiatives, Sociology’s Antwan Jones is shining a spotlight on the pandemic’s impact on psychological health and housing inequalities.

Class Notes 2020

Rebecca Baker, BA ’20, is a case manager at a medical expert consulting firm where she assists U.S. military veterans obtain benefits from the VA.

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