The 2019-2020 academic year marks the 40th anniversary of the School of Social Sciences. To celebrate, we invited alumni back to campus to join students, faculty, and staff for for the grand opening of the Patricia Lipoma Kraft ’87 and Jonathan A. Kraft Hall for Social Sciences, a new home for the School of Social Sciences, on February 27, 2020 and a special day of events on February 28, 2020. Event highlights are below:

  • Faculty Lightning Talks
    Faculty members from each of the School of Social Sciences disciplines presented short five minute lectures on their research.

    Featured Speakers:
    Professor Andrea Ballestero, Anthropology
    Dr. Flavio Cunha, Economics
    Dr. Nancy Niedzielski, Linguistics
    Dr. Rick Wilson, Political Science
    Dr. Mikki Hebl, Psychological Sciences
    Professor Ruth Lopez Turley, Sociology
    Dr. Clark Haptonstall, Sport Management

    Click here to see photos from the event