Sociology News

No two societies are exactly the same, nor are any two stories about the individuals of those societies. The College of Liberal Arts encourages you to delve into each story here about our Sociology students, alumni and faculty and contact us if you have a Temple Sociology story of your own to share. Temple students research the diverse societies of today’s world, as well as the civilizations that came before and contributed to the evolution of the communities we now inhabit. The Sociology faculty challenges students to search out answers for societal problems and to better understand the individual’s place in contemporary societies. As they study to better understand the world, follow them here to better understand them.

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As a high school dropout, Senior Sociology major Nicholas Carmack’s future was once uncertain. But, as a College of Liberal Arts student, he found his calling to effect societal change as an educator.

Brittany Bronson, CLA ’14, was named a Future Leader at the Philadelphia Inquirer’s first-ever Diversity & Inclusion Awards Gala in November. With Women’s History Month underway, Bronson explains how she’s dedicated her career to changing the future for women of color.

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Dave Lambert, CLA ’83, holds a sociology PhD from Temple University that helped him enjoy an extremely successful career in polling and social research and some market research. For the past 15 years, he’s been helping students establish their own thriving careers by providing scholarships and mentorship.