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Sociology's own Dr. John Manzo has recently been voted first in Fast Forward Weekly's "Best Professor" category (full story). 

Graduate school can be a challenging time in students’ lives, yet these experiences can be much more easily navigated with the help of a caring and supportive Grad Director. In the Department of Sociology, Professor Jean Wallace is just that person. The Graduate Students' Association has recently recognized Jean's efforts with the 'Graduate Administrative Support Award'.

If theories could have birthday parties, the serious leisure perspective (SLP) would have celebrated its fortieth year in 2013, having been born in 1973 in the study of amateurs in classical music.

The punishing psychological toll endured by military personnel in war zones has been extensively documented for years by researchers, perhaps more than ever in the wake of recent military engagements in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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The Department of Sociology at the University of Calgary is among the top rated research oriented departments in the country. Our programs at all levels emphasize core knowledge in classical and contemporary social theories, social statistics and diverse sociological methods. In addition, the faculty has a wide range of substantive interests.

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The Department of Sociology also houses the interdisciplinary Law and Society Program, which introduces students to law and its workings in Canada and elsewhere in the world.

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