Recent HSOC News

Current News and Events

  • HSOC Welcome Reception

    August 21, 2019

    Old Civil Engineering Building, which is home to HSOC
    The School of History and Sociology will be hosting a welcome reception on the back patio of the Old CE building on August 23 from 2 - 4 pm.
  • Congratulations to Rebecca Watts Hull

    August 9, 2019

    Rebecca Watts Hull
    Rebecca Watts Hull, who earned her PhD in HSOC this past year, has accepted a full-time position in the Center for Serve-Learn-Sustain.
  • Congratulations to Brian Jirout

    August 9, 2019

    Brian Jirout
    Brian Jirout, a recent HSOC PhD graduate, has accepted a position as Boeing's new Archivist and Historian.
  • The Field of Power: Reimagining Civil Society

    August 7, 2019

    Lake Baikal, Russia, protest

    Kate Pride Brown adapts existing work on the sociological concept of field theory to incorporate a “field of power” in which civil society, the state, and corporate elites each wield their own form of generalizable power: the law and money, in the case of the state and corporations.

  • Seven Whispers of the White Dove

    July 22, 2019

    Seven Whispers of the White Dove
    The Iranian Studies Initiative at Georgia Tech invites you to an evening of inspirational multimedia performance for peace.
  • Congratulations to Peter Westin

    July 22, 2019

    Peter Westin
    Congratulations to Dr. Peter Westin on the successful defense of his dissertation and completion on his PhD.