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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Sociology

Publishing & Other Opportunities

Academic Year 2013-2014

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Application DateOpportunity DatesDescriptionContact
Sept 30
Oct 5-8 Loyola’s Urban Immersion Weekend in the Pilsen or Bridgeport neighborhoods Campus Ministry
 Oct 13 January Break Alternative Break Immersions to Jamaica & Immokalee, Florida Campus Ministry
 Nov 4 Spring Break & May Alternative Break Immersions to various US & overseas sites Campus Ministry
 Feb 14   ASA Honors Program to attend annual meeting (Requires faculty letter of nomination) ASA Honors Program
 March 1   Loyola Fellowships:
  • CURL - Take a leadership role in an engaged research project
  • Provost - Pursue a research project in collaboration with a faculty mentor
  • Research Mentoring - Be a summer assistant to a Ph.D. student
 LUROP Fellowships
March 7  

Deadline for Call for Papers

Loyola University Sociology Student Research Symposium

Sean Young
  March 21

Loyola University Sociology Student Research Symposium

Sean Young
  March 28 June 9 to July 24

Georgia State University:

“Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site: Addressing Social and Environmental Disparities through Community Geography and Geographic Information Systems”

Working with faculty mentors in one of three research tracks, selected undergraduates will engage in community-based research and fieldwork to quantitatively and qualitatively examine neighborhood change, property markets, social geographies, air and soil quality, urban green spaces, and neighborhood visioning in partnership with neighborhood residents and community groups in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Each REU student will receive a competitive funding package, including: a $3000 stipend, up to $250 in travel support to/from Atlanta, up to $750 for conference presentations, free room and most meals at GSU, and 3 required texts.

Georgia State University CSAW NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates Summer 2014 Program
  April 1

Sociology Advising Open House

10:00 to 4:00, Coffey Room 425

 Marilyn Krogh
  April 11 to 13

Loyola Weekend of Excellence

Weekend of Excellence
  April 25

Sociology Honors Reception

Stephanie DeCaluwe
May 1  

Fellowship Incentive Grants (FIG)

Fellowship Office
 

UNDERGRADUATE PUBLISHING & PAPER COMPETITIONS

 
Application DateDescription
Oct 12 Illinois Sociological Association Undergraduate Paper Competition
Nov 15
Sociological Insight, University of Texas, Austin
Jan 10 Midwest Sociological Society, Undergraduate Paper & Poster Competition
Jan 10
Righting Wrongs Journal, Webster University
Jan 31 & July 21 Journal for Undergraduate Ethnography, Brown University
Dates vary Research Experience for Undergraduates, National Science Foundation

 

ON GOING SPEAKER SERIES OPEN TO UNDERGRADUATES

BOREN SCHOLARSHIPS

Applications for the National Security Education Program's David L. Boren Scholarships for undergraduate students and Fellowships for graduate students are now available at www.borenawards.org. Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their educations.

Loyola

Department of Sociology
Loyola University Chicago
1032 West Sheridan Road
Chicago, Illinois 60660
Tel: (773) 508-3445
Fax: (773) 508-7099

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