Society & Environment blog

  • New Sociology/Anthropology Majors Make Lasting Contributions

    December 4, 2017

    Each semester, students in SOAN 130 New Majors Seminar for Sociology/Anthropology develop their own group projects with a goal of making a positive contribution to life in our community while developing relationships with their peers and learning about themselves, their peers and our community. On Saturday, December 2, the group that has been volunteering for […]

  • Field School in Ireland

    October 27, 2017

    Summer 2018 Truman Senior Sociology/Anthropology major Katie Maag attended a field school at a medieval settlement called “Caherconnell” in the middle of the Irish Burren. It was run by two professors from the University of Galway who have been excavating this site for more than seven years and have plans to continue excavation for at […]

  • Law Internship in Rural Northeast Missouri

    October 21, 2017

    Truman Sociology/Anthropology senior Clare Mattione stayed the summer in Kirksville and interned with a family law attorney in Memphis, Missouri. Clare writes, “ I worked for her three times a week and sat through court with her and did different office tasks.  I even traveled to Springfield with her where she gave a presentation at […]