News from the Department of Sociology

One of our Emeritus faculty, Dr. Koo, gave a book talk about his recently published book: Privilege and Anxiety.

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Dr. Steger recently hosted a lecture on globalization for the Manoa International Education Week. Check it out at: https://t.co/pN3pUtzXfx

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The Department of Sociology is sponsoring the Hawai‘i Sociological Association (HSA)
43rd Annual Conference. Visit their website for more info and to register: https://t.co/PLnMenPwbq

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Our undergrad and graduate students are getting involved in the Environmental Justice Club; a new RIO on campus! Please join them at their first meeting tomorrow.

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Dr. Wei Zhang published a collaborative work with our alumnae Sizhe Liu & Keqing Zhang "The Association between Intergenerational Support and Self-Rated Health among Chinese Older Adults: Do Resilience and Gender Matter?" in Journal of Applied Gerontology https://t.co/5XiW3md87V

Congratulations to Dr. David Takeuchi, who is our UH Sociology alumnus, for receiving the 2022 Carl Taube Award for Lifetime Contributions to Mental Health Services !!🎉

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Dr. Wei Zhang recently published an article on Demographic disparities in COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among U.S. adults in Vaccine https://t.co/ydfNyehAyj

Jake Atienza will be speaking at the Department of Political Science's Graduate Panel Colloquium on Friday, November 4, 2022, 2:30–4:00pm. He will share his current research along with graduate students from POLS.

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Professor Sharma will be speaking at the lecture on “The Postcolonial World Order: National Sovereignty and the Co-optation of Anti-colonialism,” for the Center for Latin American Studies of Inclusive Education, Santiago, Chile, on November 7, 2022 https://t.co/qB1UKcQlcs

Dr. Le Lin's new book, The Fruits of Opportunism: Noncompliance and the Evolution of China's Supplemental Education Industry, has recently been published by the University of Chicago Press.https://t.co/ViPuW6TfVr

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Professor Aya H. Kimura will be speaking at today's CJS Thursday Lecture Series : Tsukemono (Japanese Pickles) and Fermentation: Conversations on Bioeconomy and Sustainability. https://t.co/pK3892K9ie

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The 2023 Hawai‘i Sociological Association 43rd Annual Conference "Breaking Borders: Interdisciplinary Dialogues" will be held February 24–25, 2023 in Honolulu. Register now: https://t.co/kidOyu7Lq5

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Dr. Ellen Meiser, our alumna, was welcomed to the UH Hilo's Sociology Department this fall as Assistant Professor. She is looking forward to teaching Principles Of Sociology, Criminology, and Food & Society in Spring 23. Congratulations, Ellen!🎉🎉 @UHHilo @socbreakdown

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New edited volume published by Dr. Aya H. Kimura about citizenship and the Fukushima nuclear accident.
https://t.co/C5HhBtDQuX

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Take a study-break with UHM’s Sociology Department!
To RSVP: https://t.co/83lRX95wDT

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Please join us for our first colloquium of the semester!
Thursday, October 20th, 2022 at 3:00pm HST with our alumnus, Dr. Yuki Asahina. Please register to attend: https://t.co/sbB5GbXFmi

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Interested in majoring in Sociology? Come to our pizza event for more info! Register here: https://t.co/ATpO8RgbKs

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WEDNESDAY, 9/28 12:00-1:30 pm HST
The Center for Chinese Studies, co-sponsored with
@UHM_Sociology, hosts Conversations on The Wuhan Lockdown with Guobin Yang @SociologyatPenn & Wei Zhang
Register for this webinar: https://t.co/H6gVoeoHyI

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The

Dr. Mossakowski's research has been funded by an extramural grant ($430,386) from the National Institutes of Health via the National Institute on Aging: “Older Adult Dementia Risk and Offspring Education in the United States.” She is Co-Investigator, with PI Dr. Jenjira Yahirun.

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Check out Dr. Irwin's article "Punishment and Racial Segregation of Schools: Against Racial Threat and Toward a Racial Control Perspective" https://t.co/g2oG26l8G4 #schoolsnotprisons

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Dr. Ashley Rubin and Dr. David Johnson will be participating in the upcoming 8th Annual Criminal Justice Symposium hosted by and WSRSL PALS. Register: https://t.co/mwj4kLYFLI @WSRLPALS @UHMLawSchool

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