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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
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-
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
Augusta Latter-day Saints call new presidents

...bear the title of president, were called as first and second counselors, respectively.Hunt is an assistant professor of sociology at Augusta State University. He and his wife, Cathy, have four children. For the last year and a half, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2012-10-26/augusta-latter-day-saint
Adults say parents are to blame for education ills

...and welcoming them to get involved might also help their children, according to Joyce L. Epstein, research professor of sociology at Johns Hopkins University."Without programs to educate parents, everyone is working in some stage of ignorance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-12-12/adults-say-parents-are-bl
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Augusta seeks to end concentrations of low-income housing

...societal ills such as crime and unemployment associated with warehousing the poor, said Dave Hunt, an associate professor of sociology at Augusta State University."It's an attempt to get people to change their behavior by changing their living...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-11-13/augusta-seeks-end-concentrati
UGA researcher faces harassment restrictions

...Opportunity Stephen Shi wrote in a letter to Roman last May.Roman holds the title of Distinguished Research Professor of Sociology and earlier this year was named a Regents Professor, one of the University System of Georgia's highest academic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-11-23/uga-researcher-faces-harassm
Seeking others with similar interests

...function for people who might not be able to meet otherwise, according to Todd Powell-Williams, an assistant professor of sociology at Augusta State University. From a sociological standpoint, there are different levels of groups people are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/08/liv_513649.shtml
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Across Georgia

...sweeping plan to eliminate traditional public housing within the decade. Author Deirdre Oakley is an assistant professor of sociology at Georgia State. She helped survey 387 public housing residents over the summer. The report found that many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/04/met_502625.shtml
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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
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