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Sociology professor awarded national honor for latest book project

Sociology professor awarded national honor for latest book project

September 28, 2016 — A book co-written by University of New Mexico sociology professor Richard Wood, has been selected as the 2016 ARNOVA Outstanding Book Award recipient. A Shared Future: Faith-Based Organizing for Racial Equity and Ethical Democracy was published in ...

Regents approve first of its kind graduate certificate in race & social justice

Regents approve first of its kind graduate certificate in race & social justice

April 13, 2016 — Traditionally, to study topics like race and social justice, college students have been obligated to declare their field of study in humanities or a social science like sociology or anthropology. But now, thanks to The University of New Mexico Institute for the Study of “Race” and Social Justice, graduate students from across the University are able to take a deeper look at those topics.

Lecture on racism and social justice set for April 21

Lecture on racism and social justice set for April 21

April 11, 2016 — The University of New Mexico Institute for the Study of “Race” & Social Justice hosts a lecture and critical discussion featuring Nana Osei-Kofi, Director of the Difference, Power & Discrimination Program at Oregon State University (OSU) on Thursday,...

May leads research on preventing fetal alcohol syndrome

May leads research on preventing fetal alcohol syndrome

January 13, 2016 — Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) in the United States has long been estimated at no more than three children per 1,000. A new study published in the journal of Drug and Alcohol Dependence reports that the prevalence of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is between...

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