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The UNLV Department of Sociology combines innovative research with teaching and community service to address questions of social change, diversity, social justice, and sustainability in urban environments.

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Nicole Santero at home, surrounded by BTS memorabilia, including a poster.
Aug. 3, 2020

Nicole Santero balances her job communicating about the School of Public Health with her doctoral research on the BTS phenomenon.

A UNLV banner on campus.
Jul. 2, 2020

A collection of news stories featuring the people and programs of UNLV.

Eight UNLV graduates pose for a photo in their graduation attire.
Jun. 11, 2020

A collection of stories featuring UNLV’s continued flexibility and adaptability in the face of COVID-19.

cartoon person looks away from phone and touches head anxiously
May. 22, 2020

UNLV sociologist Simon Gottschalk provides tips on how to adjust to increased screen time during the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Department of Sociology is one of the departments in the College of Liberal Arts.