Dr. Barnes receives M. Katherine B. Darmer Outstanding Community Service Award

  Dr. Nielan Barnes, Sociology department, received the M. Katherine B. Darmer Outstanding Community Service Award by the Orange County Lavender Bar Association.  This award, named in memory of the late Katherine Darmer, a founding member of the OCLBA Board of Directors, recognizes individuals and organizations that make extraordinary contributions to the advancement of LGBT […]

Norma Stoltz Chinchilla (SOC) Receives “Lifetime Achievement Award for Contributions to Central American Studies”

Professor and Co-Chair of the Department of Sociology Norma Stoltz Chinchilla received a “Lifetime Achievement Award for Contributions to Central American Studies” by the Lozano-Long Institute for Latin American Studies and the Center for Mexican American Studies. Norma was recognized at the 2012 Lozano-Long Conference at the University of Texas in Austin. The conference title […]

Carl Lipo Receives the Society For American Archaeology's Book Award for "The Statues that Walked: Unraveling the Mystery of Easter Island"

Professor of Anthropology Carl Lipo received the Society for American Archaeology’s (SAA) Book Award in the public category for The Statues that Walked: Unraveling the Mystery of Easter Island, a book co-authored with Professor of Anthropology Terry Hunt of the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Lipo and Hunt were honored at SAA’s Annual Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony on […]

The College of Liberal Arts Congratulates Dr. Shira Tarrant for being offered the Glidden Professorship

Ohio University has generously offered the Glidden Professorship to Dr. Shira Tarrant for Spring 2012. Dr. Tarrant received her Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). An unconventional feminist redefining gender rights, Dr. Tarrant is the author of Men and Feminism (Seal Press) and When Sex Became Gender (Routledge). She is also the editor […]