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Study Looks at Links Between Race, Age, Education and Kinship Ties

Study Looks at Links Between Race, Age, Education and Kinship Ties

Penn State researchers Jonathan Daw and Ashton Verdery, both assistant professors of sociology and demography, along with Rachel Margolis, assistant professor of sociology at the University of Western Ontario, are using longitudinal data to track differences in these ties across American society.

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Alumna Creates New Endowed Professorship in Criminology

Alumna Creates New Endowed Professorship in Criminology

A portion of a recent $3 million gift made by Penn State alumna Mary O'Neill Marsh will be used to create the Dr. John Kramer Professorship in Criminology in the College of the Liberal Arts.

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Anna Burger named Alumni Fellow

Anna Burger named Alumni Fellow

Anna Burger, 1972 Sociology Alumnus, was honored for her outstanding....

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