Fall 2014 Cohort

Grad Students in the News

Tanya Rouleau Whitworth

Tanya Rouleau Whitworth Finds Relationship Between Teen Childbearing and Adult Depression Varies Based on Adolescent Pregnancy Attitudes

A new study by graduate student Tanya Rouleau Whitworth has found that the relationship between teen childbearing and adult depression varies significantly based on adolescent pregnancy attitudes... Read more

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Mahala Stewart, Rodrigo Dominguez Villegas and Yolanda Wiggins awarded 2016–2017 CRF Dissertation Fellowships

The Center for Research on Families has announced the seven recipients of this year’s student research awards, three of which are sociology PhD students. The program provides support to... Read more

Ashley Garner

Ashley Garner awarded inaugural Charles H. Page scholarship

Ashley Garner is the inaugural recipient of the Charles H. Page Scholarship for the best theory paper written by a graduate student in the past year.  The... Read more

2016 NSF Graduate Research Award

Kayla Preito-Hodge Awarded 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has named UMass sociology graduate student Kayla Preito-Hodge as a recipient of this years awards... Read more

Tim Sacco, Laurel Smith-Doerr, Sharla Alegria

Laurel Smith-Doerr, Sharla Alegria and Tim Sacco Present on Diversity in Science Teams at White House

Laurel Smith-Doerr, director of the Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR), and graduate research assistants... Read more

Brandi Perri

Brandi Perri awarded 2016 SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship

Sociology graduate student Brandi Perri has been awarded a Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship from the Social... Read more

Lucius Couloute

Lucius Couloute awarded LRAN New Scholars Grant

The Labor Resource and Action Network has announced that Lucius Couloute, PhD candidate in Sociology, will be a recipient... Read more

portrait, link to JooHee Han wins prestigous grant

JooHee Han wins prestigous grant

JooHee Han, PhD candidate, has won a dissertation grant from the... Read more