July 24, 2013
Despite the wide-held perception that Christians have become more concerned about the environment, new research finds that so-called "greening of Christianity" is not evident among the religious rank-and-file according to a study conducted by Aaron McCright and co-authors John M. Clements and Chenyang Xiao.
June 6, 2013
A team of MSU's professors and scientists will start working on a project to find ways that could help reduce farm pollution starting in July.
May 28, 2013
An article titled "The politics of saving energy vs. saving the planet" discusses a study by Drs. Tom Dietz and Aaron McCright and graduate student Christina Leshko that shows there’s a difference between supporting energy-efficient policy and energy-efficient products, saying that both are affected by politics.
May 28, 2013
McCright, along with Dr. Riley E. Dunlap, received this distinguised award that is presented every two years at the Midwest Sociological Society conference.
May 15, 2013
On May 3, 2013 a reception was held for the Sociology graduating seniors in the newly renovated conference room Vanderpool 457.
May 14, 2013
On April 25, 2013 the department held it's 8th annual Honors/Awards Ceremony at the Michigamme Room at the MSU Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center.
May 6, 2013
During his 19 years at MSU, Steven Gold never lost interest in his research focus: "small, ethnic businesses" as a means for immigrants to support their families and to “make their communities interesting.”
May 2, 2013
Aaron McCright, along with co-authors Riley Dunlap of Oklahoma State University and Chenyang Xiao of American University, completed a study in the journal of Climate Change examining the influence of political orientation on perceived scientific agreement on climate change.
April 30, 2013
Dr. Michael Mascaranas gives a live interview on his book, "Where the Waters Divide", and global social movements on Latin Waves Grass Roots Media, an internationally syndicated radio program, which features the voices of Noam Chomsky, Derrick Jensen, Vandana Shiva, Silvia Federici and others who are working to create a society based on justice (racial, gender, ecological and cultural) and principles of fairness and equality.
Listen to the interview.