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Distinguished Alumni

Kayla Penokie

Kayla Penokie

Executive Producer, Fox 17 News West Michigan

Whitney Laster Pirtle

Whitney Laster Pirtle

Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of California - Merced

David Luke

David Luke

Director, Intercultural Center at the University of Michigan - Flint

Littisha Bates

Littisha Bates

Associate Professor of sociology at the University of Cincinnati.

David A. Martin

David A. Martin

Program Director, McNair Scholars

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News

Professor Brian Phillips Awarded a Fulbright

Professor Brian Phillips Awarded a Fulbright

Professor Phillips is working with the Cracow University of Economics in Poland

Mar 27, 2017

In Memorium - Doris Rucks

In Memorium - Doris Rucks

In Memorium - Doris Rucks, Associate Professor Emerita of Sociology in October 1999

Sep 6, 2016

Sociology Professor Abdullah Alrebh featured in Saudi Gazette

Sociology Professor Abdullah Alrebh featured in Saudi Gazette

Like any fresh graduate, Alrebh believed that Saudi universities would welcome him with open arms but he was shocked when 12 Saudi universities and five Gulf universities told him they did not have any vacancies...

Aug 27, 2016

Sociology Professor Yan Yu Took Part in a Celebration of a Decade-Long Partnership with the Grand Rapids Chinese Language School

Sociology Professor Yan Yu Took Part in a Celebration of a Decade-Long Partnership with the Grand Rapids Chinese Language School

More than a dozen Grand Valley faculty and staff members took part in a celebration of a decade-long partnership with the Grand Rapids Chinese Language School at an event April 16.

Apr 19, 2016

Sociology Professor Jeffrey S. Rothstein Interviewed by Public Media from Michigan State University

Sociology Professor Jeffrey S. Rothstein Interviewed by Public Media from Michigan State University

Sociology Professor Jeffrey Rothstein was interviewed by public media from Michigan State University about his new book "When Good Jobs Go Bad". The book explores the declining job quality as a result of globalization.

Apr 8, 2016

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