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Syeda Masood Awarded Bucerius Ph.D. Scholarship

Syeda Masood has been awarded the Bucerius Ph.D. Scholarship from ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius's "Trajectories of Change - PhD. Scholar-ships in Humanities and Social Sciences" scholarship program! Out of 197 applicants, Syeda's project, entitled "Another Islamic State: Transnational contestations on the creation of a Muslim nation in Afghanistan" was top choice. Congratulations, Syeda!

(Distributed July 11, 2016)

Hilary Silver Awarded The Robert and Helen Lynd Career-Lifetime Achievement Award

Professor Hilary Silver has been awarded The Robert and Helen Lynd Career-Lifetime Achievement Award for her valuable contributions to scholarship in community and urban sociology as well as long and wide-ranging commitment to public engagement, teaching, and service.

The Robert and Helen Lynd Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes distinguished career achievement in community and urban sociology. Congratulations, Hilary!

(Distributed June 23, 2016)

Dr. Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz Recieves ASA Dissertation Award

Brown Sociology's recent PhD, Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz, received the American Sociological Association Dissertation Award for his dissertation: "Temporal Politics of the Future: National Latino Civil Rights Advocacy, Demographic Statistics, and the 'Browning' of America". This is a great achievement. Please join us in congratulating Michael and his dissertation committee, chaired by Jose Itzigsohn.

Michael will receive his award at the ASA meeting in August. 

(Distributed June 23, 2016)
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