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2020 Hoopes Prize Winners

2020 Hoopes Prize Winners

May 18, 2020
Conratulations to Nada Attia for her thesis, “Let’s Talk about Sexually Transmitted Infection: Exploring Arab Immigrant Mothers’ Conceptions Surrounding HPV, Cervical Cancer, and Its Methods of Prevention”—nominated by Professor S. V. Subramanian; Trevor  Ladner for his project entitled “Blackness on the Whiteboard: Teaching Race and Racism in Mississippi Social Studies Education”—nominated by Mr. Thomas Wooten; and Maribel Nava for her project entitled “State Carceral Institutions and Community Identity in Rural America:... Read more about 2020 Hoopes Prize Winners
Caitlin Daniel won the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science's postdoctoral award

Caitlin Daniel won the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science's postdoctoral award

April 28, 2020
Congratulations to Caitlin Daniel, who won the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science's postdoctoral award!  This very competitive award recognizes "work of notable quality, potential, and/or likely impact on the field completed by a postdoc in the population health sciences." Read more about Caitlin Daniel won the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science's postdoctoral award
Guide to Affirmative Action Debate at Harvard

Harvard and affirmative action - a collaborative project assembled by the students of Sociology of Asian America/ns

December 3, 2019

In this fall’s Sociology of Asian America/ns class, Dr. Vivian Shaw encouraged students to reflect on their own positionalities as students at Harvard University by collaborating on a project about race, affirmative action, and Harvard.... Read more about Harvard and affirmative action - a collaborative project assembled by the students of Sociology of Asian America/ns