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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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Portraits of Claudia Keelan and Georgiann Davis
Mar. 14, 2018

Georgiann Davis and Claudia Keelan earned top honors from the Nevada System of Higher Education for their research and creative accomplishments.

Portrait of Amanda Gordon, Alumni Board and Volunteer Relations Coordinator
Feb. 26, 2018

So married to UNLV that she had her wedding reception on campus, this alum says working at her alma mater is a natural progression.

Alyssa Crittenden
Dec. 26, 2017

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.

Gold Butte National Monument Petroglyphs
Jun. 22, 2017

Sociology-based program connects students to community issues and social justice causes.

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