Useful class links, information on the department scholarship and the latest from our two department student organizations, the SOC/CJ student club and international sociology honor society, Alpha Kappa Delta, can all be found here. We hope this information is helpful and if you think something is missing, please let us know.
Three sociology students and Professor Susan Smith-Cunnien traveled to Mali in West Africa for J-term 2009 to complete a project for the Mali Agribusiness Center in conjunction with a government agricultural research center and an agricultural college in Mali.
My degree from St. Thomas has led to some great opportunities. Since graduating from UST I worked as a Deputy Sheriff, spent a summer working for NYPD’s Counterterrorism Division and Deputy Commissioner of Operations, and earned my Master’s Degree in National Security Studies from Georgetown University.
Professionally, I have worked as a Security Training Supervisor and Security Account Manager at Seagate Technology. My current position is as the Physical Security Manager at Goodrich Sensor Systems in Burnsville, MN.
Dr. Lisa K. Waldner co-authored a book that was recently published by Allyn and Bacon (2012) titled “Power, Politics, and Society: An Introduction to Political Sociology.”