Department of Sociology at The University of Akron

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

 SPRING LECTURE SERIES 2017

Join us for our department’s Spring Lecture Series, where scholars at UA and across the region share innovations in teaching and research. All are welcome to these events! Please check back for times and locations. 

February 10 (Friday): Jodi Henderson-Ross & Matt Lee, Akron

March 6 (Monday): Elizabeth Cooksey, Ohio State

April 21 (Friday): Jill McCorkel, Villanova

April 25 (Tuesday): Meghan Novisky, Cleveland State

Questions or suggestions? Email Dr. Frech at afrech@uakron.edu

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

Olin Hall 247
Akron, OH 44325-1905
330-972-7481

Office hours
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (4:30 in summer)

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GREAT SOCIOLOGY COURSES TO CONSIDER FOR SUMMER

Each offered 100% online

1. Mixed Methods in Health Care; 3850:365-411 INTERSESSION

2. Sociology through Film; 3850:365-413 INTERSESSION

Enjoy movies? Need three-credit hours of a Sociology elective? This is the class for you! You will watch select films and apply sociology to the stories, characters, settings, and more!

3. Meaning of Life; 3850:365-413 INTERSESSION

4. Social Inequalities; 3850:320-410 SUMMER SESSION I

In this class, we will explore how the changing economy impacts every day life for Americans. Topics we will cover include patterns of inequality by race, gender, class, education, family life, and in health. 

5. Criminology; 3850:330-410 SUMMER SESSION I

6. Women and Crime; 3850:416:421 SUMMER SESSION II

** Intro to Sociology is also offered during Intersession, Summer Session I, and Summer Session II

SUMMER INTERNSHIPS

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FALL 2017 COURSES

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