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Ron Simons is being honored for distinguished contributions to sociology, criminology, and health, particularly for life-course explanations for racial disparities and for understanding how social an

Four doctoral students in the Department of Sociology have been selected to receive 2023-24 seed grants from The Center for Research and Engagement in

The panel was titled, "Breaking Ground: Grassroots Engagement Connecting the University and Incarcerated Communities" and featured three educational initiatives working within the UGA community and inside Georgia jails and prisons. Also on the panel were Dr.

Kylie Smith, a 4th year graduate student here at the University of Georgia, is the recipient of the 2022 American Sociological Association’s Section on Social Psychology Graduate Student Investigator Award for her project, The award com