Sociology Scavenger Hunt a success!
Welcome Week 2018 was a whirlwind of activities and events for the Sociology department. We welcomed new students to the department with a variety of induction talks, course overviews and group activities. The Tuesday of Welcome Week was undoubtedly the fullest day of the schedule, with plenty of food, games and other activities happening. These included a large-scale campus Scavenger Hunt on Tuesday afternoon.Read article
Blog from Fukushima
I am currently in Japan, on a one-month visit, following up on last year’s research study here as a JSPS postdoctoral fellow. I’m working again with Prof Aya Goto at Fukushima Medical University (FMU), who invited me to lead a series of seminars on sociological approaches to disasters and participatory methods in research, as well as speaking about the work we have been doing with young people here on community resilience building in the wake of the 2011 nuclear disaster.Read article