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Faculty accomplishments, new leadership improve climate at Paine

Recently at Paine College, I overheard my colleague, sociology professor Philip Thomas, comment that just because we teach at a historically black college, people beyond our walls would be surprised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-16/faculty-accompli
Book notes

Former USC Aiken teacher pens novelRaymond M. Weinstein, a former sociology professor at the University of South Carolina at Aiken, has written his first novel, Soldiers' Field.It is the story of David Streiber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-05-30/former-usc-aiken-profess
Rants & Raves

...to balance the budget. Bill Clinton did manipulate the debt but failed to balance the budget. RANT TO THE GRU sociology professor who required her students to trace on the sidewalks with chalk 164 silhouettes representing homicide victims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-24/rants-raves
Charles Case II

...years, Charlie taught at the University of California, Riverside, before moving to Augusta in 1990. He was a sociology professor at Augusta College and then Augusta State University in the Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Social...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172781269
More Americans see middle-class status as unobtainable goal now

...think "it's harder to achieve" the American dream than thought so several decades ago, said Mark Rank, a sociology professor at Washington University in St. Louis.Three years ago, Kristina Feldotte, 47, and her husband earned a combined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-05/more-americans-see-middle-
Poverty rate stuck at 15 percent

...John Iceland, a former Census Bureau chief of the poverty and health statistics branch who is now a Penn State sociology professor. "This lack of progress in poverty indicates that these small improvements in the economy are not yet being equally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-17/poverty-stuck-15-percent-r
Pay up, but inequality still worries women

...revolution' when it comes to gender equality in the workplace ? and young women see it," said Pamela Smock, a sociology professor at the University of Michigan. "When we see our male CEOs taking off a day to care for a sick child, then we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-11/pay-inequality-still-worri
Drivers accustomed to high prices at pump

...as they did several years ago. Many people have factored the expense into their lifestyle, said David Hunt, a sociology professor at Augusta State University."They've seen it once. They've adjusted to it," he said.Analysts predict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-02-12/drivers-accustomed-high-pr
'Professor of Hip-Hop' shares rap's importance

...better to throw a celebration for the 25th anniversary of the birth of modern hip-hop? Ralph C. Watkins, a sociology professor at Augusta State University, is throwing a rap party at 9 tonight at ASU's Washington Hall to highlight a quarter-century...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/06/met_433607.shtml
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Holiday wish lists blur etiquette rules

...please picky individuals."Society is more complex. There are more products available," said David Hunt, a sociology professor at Augusta State University. "People are more aware of what's out there and focus on all those possibilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-12-15/holiday-wish-lists-blur-etiqu