Graduate Alumni

A

Emphases

Teaching and Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

Social Movements, Environmental Sociology, Teaching, and Pedagogy

Final Product

Grassroot Campaigns: How Canvassing Shapes a Canvasser's Political, Social, and Civic Engagement

Emphasis

Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

Social Justice, social change, juvenile justice, race/ethnicity, social inequality, community organizing and youth activism

Final Product

Experiencing Historical Trauma: American Indian Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

B

C

Emphasis

Teaching Sociology

Current Career

Colleen is a counselor at Miranda Junior High and South Fork High Schools in Southern Humboldt

Final Product

Victim-Offender Mediation in the Humboldt County Justice System

H

Emphasis

Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

Gender and Crime, Race, Prisoner Reentry

Final Product

Equine Assisted Learning with Special Populations

Emphasis

Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

Food systems, food policy, and public nutrition

Final Product

The Alternative Food Movement in Humboldt County, CA: Social Bonds and Divisions

Emphasis

Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Criminology, Gender and Sexuality, Popular Culture, Media, Mental Health, and Social Psychology

Final Product

Steven Universe, Exploring Representations of Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Class, and Sexuality in Children's Cartoons

J

Emphases

Practicing Sociology and Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Gender, Sexuality, Juvenile Justice, Race, and Education

Final Product

“Black trans bodies are under attack”: gender non-conforming homicide victims in the U.S. 1995-2014 

Emphasis

Teaching Sociology

Research Interest

Micro, meso, and macro analyses of inequality, including race, sexuality, and gender.  Particularly interested in institutional inequality - causes and outcomes.

Final Product

"Aspirants and Interlopers: First-Generation, Underrepresented, Low-Income (FGULI) Master's Students" - an exploration, through literature review and interviews, of FGULI student experiences in master's programs.

L

Emphases

Practicing Sociology and Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Social Justice, Social Inequalities, Feminist theory, Race/Ethnicity, Gender, Sexuality, Social Movements, Xican@/Latin@ studies

Final Product

Navigating the Gender Nonconforming Identity on the HSU Campus

Emphasis

Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Theory relating to global capitalism, globalization, world-systems, as well as networks, movements and the media

Final Product

Alternative Visions of Globalization-Occupy and the World Social Forum

N

Emphasis

Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

Food Security, Food Policy, Food Justice

Final Product

P

Emphasis

Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Social Movements, Dispute Resolution

Final Product

Rural Police Officers and Their Attitudes and Perceptions of Protest Events

R

Emphasis

Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Crime, Law, and Deviance; Racial Inequality, Social Inequality, and Social Justice

Final Product

Life's Footprints: Undergraduate Students Reflecting on their Bullying Experiences

S

Emphases

Practicing and Teaching Sociology

Current Career

Sam is a Research Technician I (Research Analyst I) at the Public Health Survey Research Program at Sacramento State University

Final Product

Public Policy Assessment of Local Government Approaches to Implementing California's Medical Marijuana Laws

Emphasis

Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

How race, class, and gender intersect and shape human relationships with the natural environment

Final Product

Resilience in a Time of Drought: Building a Transferable Model for Collective Action in North Coast Watersheds

Emphases

Practicing and Teaching Sociology

Research Interests

Positive environmental behaviors.

Final Product

Addressing Landfill Waste on Campus

Emphases

Practicing and Teaching Sociology

Current Career

Stephanie is the Alumni & Engagement Outreach Lead for Humboldt State University

Final Product

College Persistence and the Division II Athlete

 

Emphasis

Practicing Sociology

Research Interests

Arts as a way to promote social justice and social change in communities

Final Product

 

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