Students

Alpha Kappa Delta (2019)

Alpha Kappa Delta Sociology Honors Inductees

ESS 2014

Students at the Eastern Sociological Society (ESS) Conference in Baltimore

Kalamaris & Rice Present Research (2016)

Eleni and Madison present on ceramics found during the 2015 field school at the HECBC Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference

Wingert and Keenhold Presents Research (2016)

Wingert and Keenhold at the HECBC Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference

McDermott Presentation (2016)

McDermott Presentation (2016)

American Sociological Association's Honors (2016)

Kaylie Shambo and Yue Zhang participate in American Sociological Association's Honors Program in Seattle (pictured with Drs. Fu and Crockett)

American Anthropological Association (2013)

KU Faculty and Students at the American Anthropological Association meeting in Chicago

Wingert presenting at the SPA (2017)

Sara presenting at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology

AKD 2019
ESS 2014
Kalamaris & Rice Present Research (2016)
Keenhold Presents Research (2016)
McDermott Presentation (2016)
American Sociological Association's Honors
AAA (2013)
Wingert presenting at the SPA

2019

2018

  • Anthropology majors Sara Wingert and Carly Plesic received Chambliss Student Academic Achievement Awards. 
  • Anthropology majors Danielle Cannon and Carly Plesic presented a poster detailing the creation of an index of priority to aid in preserving the historic cemetery at Stoddartsville at the Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Washington, D.C.

2017

  • Anthropology major Amandamae Baettcher, working with anthropology professor Dr. Khori Newlander, presented a paper on the role of lithic sources in the peopling of the Americas at the 11th International Symposium on Knappable Materials in Buenos Aires. 
  • Anthropology majors Danielle Cannon and Carly Plesic presented a poster on the provenance analysis of pottery sherds from Stoddartsville at the Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Vancouver, British Columbia. Dani and Carly also presented this research at the Undergraduate Research at the Capitol - Pennsylvania Poster Conference in Harrisburg, PA.
  • Anthropology major Sara Wingert presented a poster detailing her replicative study of projectile technology at the Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Vancouver, British Columbia. Sara also presented this research at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology, winning an award for the best poster.
  • Sociology major Kristyn Rohrer participated in the ASA Honors Program and the national conference in Seattle. This marks the fifth year in a row that KU Sociology has sent students to this prestigious program.  

2016

  • Sociology majors Yue Zhang and Kaylie Shambo were accepted into ASA Honors Program and participated in the national conference in Seattle. This marks the fourth year in a row that KU Sociology has sent students to this prestigious program. We now are 1 of 4 programs in the country to send 6 or more students to the national meeting in the last 3 years. We are also 1 of 3 programs to send students four years in a row.  
  • Anthropology major Kaitlyn Keenhold, working with geology major Ricky McDermott, geology professor Dr. Laura Sherrod, and anthropology professor Dr. Khori Newlander, presented a poster summarizing the archaeological fieldwork at Stoddartsville at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology in West Middlesex, PA.
  • Anthropology majors Madison Rice and Eleni Kalamaris presented a poster on the typological analysis of pottery from Stoddartsville at the Higher Education Council of Berks County Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference in Reading, PA.
  • Anthropology major Englysh Handlong presented a poster comparing the historic cemeteries at Stoddartsville and Eckley Miners' Village at the Higher Education Council of Berks County Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference in Reading, PA.
  • Anthropology major Johnryan Mascione, working with geology majors Ricky McDermott and Ryan Higgins, geology professor Dr. Laura Sherrod, and anthropology professor Dr. Khori Newlander, presented a poster on the geophysical survey of Stoddartsville at the Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems in Denver, CO. 

2015

  • Sociology majors Jess Morrow and Liza Parker were accepted into ASA Honors Program and participated in the national conference in Chicago. This marks the third year in a row that KU Sociology has sent students to this prestigious program. We now are 1 of 5 programs in the country to send 4 or more students to the national meeting in the last 3 years. We are also 1 of 3 programs to send students three years in a row.

2014

  • Sociology major Theresa Gassert was accepted into the ASA Honors Program and participated in the national conference in San Francisco.
  • Anthropology major Brooke Ann Coco, Guy Sechrist (Vice President of AKD and Sociology minor), and Kristie Thudium (President of AKD and Sociology minor) received Chambliss Student Achievement Awards.
  • Kristie Thudium, Katie Meck, and Annemarie Daughtry presented at the Eastern Sociological Association.

2013

  • Chambliss Student Achievement Awards recipients include sociology major Jarred Schlottman (president of the Sociology Club) and sociology minor Briana Risch.
  • Annemarie Daughtry was 1 out of 40 students in the entire nation to participate in the ASA Honors Program at the national conference in New York City.