Faculty Spotlight


This book examines the entrepreneurial class in the post-communist Poland from a broad historical perspective, documenting the persistent endurance and the development of this class during radical social change from a controlled economy to a market economy.


Student Spotlight

Nia Brade

Nia Brade was appointed to serve on the Maryland Youth Advisory Council.


Helen Daugherty

Helen Daugherty

An ideal introduction to the study of population, this highly accessible textbook outlines the fundamental concepts and measurement techniques of demography.


Sociology News

Congratulations to Chloe Thompson who will be interning in DC for the Spring 2012 semester!

Gabriel Hersker Rubinstein Received the 2010-2011 Department Award in Sociology.

Michelle Bleecker receives the 2008-2009 Department Award in Sociology. Michelle recently graduated (2009) and plans to attend Vermont Law School and is looking to concentrate in either criminal or environmental law.