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Violent crime trends don't tell all, GRU professor says

...aggravated assault jumped up from 204 to 209 reported incidents.While the numbers are promising, Bill Reese, a professor of sociology and criminal justice at Georgia Regents University, said they aren't entirely reliable."We assume the reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-05/violent-crime-trends-d
Long-distance caregiving requires planning

...e-mail circles (Google Hangouts is one example) to stay connected with elderly parents, says Duane Matcha, professor of sociology at Siena College in Loudonville, N.Y.By creating a Google Plus group that includes parents, adult children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-21/long-distance-caregiving-requires-p
Merrill Lynch settles discrimination lawsuit

...to equal employment opportunity for Merrill Lynch's African-American employees," William T. Bielby, a professor of sociology, said in the filing.Merrill Lynch sometimes relied on stereotypes, the filing also asserted, once allegedly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-28/merrill-lynch-settles-disc
Spouses dying close together has medical, social roots

...They are survived by a daughter, four grandchildren and Caroline Grace.Georgia Regents University Associate Professor of Sociology Dale White said couples who die close together like the Tabors often have a strong dependency on each other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-08/spouses-dying-close-together-
Professor showed 'lack of judgment'

...violated UGA anti-harassment and discrimination policies, the university said. Mr. Parker, now a tenured professor of sociology, was removed from his $159,108-a-year position as associate provost for institutional diversity in July...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/03/met_688.shtml
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Faith digest

...food or grocery items. For more information, call 736-1199. Rap and religion Ralph Watkins, an associate professor of sociology at Augusta State University, will speak on rap music and religion at noon Tuesday at the university's Reese...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/24/rel_402201.shtml
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Lent can aid wallet, help end bad habit

...could be a welcome change for families who are starting to feel the economic downturn, said Michele Dillon, a professor of sociology at the University of New Hampshire. Some people might decide to give up going out to eat or drinking alcohol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/06/met_186343.shtml
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Panel examines U.S. division

...institutions play in the differences that still divide Americans. For instance, Ralph Watkins, an ASU associate professor of sociology, talked about how religion was used to divide people in recent elections by politicians, such as President Bush...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/05/met_441866.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University
Character Building

...speaking, whether that be for the community or my church," he said. According to Charlie Case, associate professor of sociology at Augusta State University, becoming involved in such activities as band or church as a teen helps define and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/13/xtr_152213.shtml
Xtreme | Augusta State University | Greenbrier High School | Silver Bluff High School
Real issues should matter most

...as a result of government and military "ethnic cleansing," according to estimates by John D. MacArthur, a professor of sociology and law at Northwestern University. Not too far from Sudan is the war-torn country of Uganda. There also is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/16/xtr_81541.shtml
Xtreme | North Augusta High School