Entries by Cheryl Jensen

Students Present at Santa Clara Research Conference

Four Anthropology & Sociology majors were accepted to present their papers at the 43rd Annual Western Departments of Sociology and Anthropology Undergraduate Research Conference on April 23, 2016.  They are pictured here along with faculty sponsor, Dr. Ed Clarke. Megan Basalla – The Impact of Work on the Self Concept of the Employed Homeless Kimberly […]

2016 Awards Chapel

The University Awards Chapel was held on April 21, 2016.  Three students from the Anthropology & Sociology Department received awards at this ceremony. The Outstanding Student Award in Anthropology went to Jasmine Ezell (left).  This award was given in recognition of exceptional knowledge and problem solving as well as academic excellence and a commitment to […]

2016 Spring Colloquium

The 27th Annual Social Sciences Spring Colloquium was held on April 18, 2016.  This is a night of oral presentations featuring outstanding student research papers from Anthropology, Sociology, History & Political Science and Psychology majors.  Two students from the Anthropology & Sociology Department were chosen to present their research projects. Emily Campbell (left) presented “Ring […]

New book released by Anthropology Assistant Professor Isaac Voss

Isaac Voss, our new anthropology professor, has just released an edited volume, Health, Healing, and Shalom: Frontiers and Challenges for Christian Healthcare Missions.  The volume is co-edited by Bryant Myers, professor of International Development at Fuller Theological Seminary, Erin Dufault-Hunter, associate professor of Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary, and Isaac Voss, assistant professor of anthropology […]

Students Honored at Awards Chapel

The department’s top students were honored at the University Awards Chapel on April 23, 2015.  They are pictured here along with Dr. Vince Gil and Dr. Ed Clarke. Elysia Foraker received the award for the Outstanding Student in Anthropology given in recognition of exceptional knowledge and problem solving as well as academic excellent and a […]

Spring Colloquium

Double major Joshua Hummel represented the Anthropology & Sociology Department at the 26th Annual Spring Colloquium on April 22, 2015.  He presented his original research “When ‘The Claws Came Out’:  Analyzing Put-Down Language Within a Christian Community.”

Students Present at Santa Clara University

Eight anthropology and sociology majors along with faculty advisors Dr. Vince Gil and Dr. Hien Park participated in the 42nd Annual Western Departments of Anthropology & Sociology Undergraduate Research Conference at Santa Clara University on April 18, 2015.  Kathryn Arnold, Araceli Bravo, Savannah Cornelison, Hayley Flowers, Alissa Kasper, Arielle Linson, Shannon Little and Mayra Ramos […]

Dr. Vince Gil Collaborates with the University of California, Irvine, on their Medical Humanities Initiative

Dr. Vince Gil has been invited to be a collaborator in a novel program initiative at the University of California, Irvine. The Provost’s Office at UCI has begun a “Medical Humanities Initiative” along with significant funding to bring together the arts, humanities, and schools of medicine to further research, develop curriculum, and projects that will […]