Society & Environment blog

  • New Members Inducted into Honor Societies

    April 19, 2018

    The Department of Society & Environment says CONGRATULATIONS to newly inducted members of our honor societies: Cultural and Societal Honors Society, our local honors society for anthropology and sociology students, welcomes: Claire Berendzen, Henry Dethlefs, Michaela Fellows, Nova Heydinger, Ashley Hofmann, Kobe Hutcheson, Tanner Meyer, Rachel Nielsen, Sophia Pressler, Madison Rees, Keely Reyes, Collin Salamon-Certa, […]

  • Students Receive Recognition for Research Projects

    April 10, 2018

    The Department of Society & Environment recognizes the following students for the quality of their Student Research Conference projects, including preparation and presentation: Best Paper in Sociology/ Anthropology: • Natalie Mitten for Social Support, Trauma, and Identity: A Study of Truman Students’ Mental Health (Faculty Mentor, Dr. Paul Shapiro) Honorable Mention Papers in Sociology/ Anthropology: • Clare […]

  • Katie’s Study Abroad Experience in Finland

    March 22, 2018

    This semester Katie Maag, a senior Sociology/Anthropology major at Truman State University has been studying abroad in Oulu, Finland. She writes, “The University here is much larger than Truman, and the entire complex is located within several buildings all connected through indoor corridors, in order to help prevent the necessity for students to go out […]