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Professor Foner Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Receives Distinguished Career Award
Nancy Foner was elected president of the Eastern Sociological Society. She will serve as president-elect in 2013-14 and president in 2014-2015.
'Social Action and Interaction in the Digital Age,' a Hunter Sociology seminar series, to begin in early October. See http://digitalagesociology.wordpress.com/ for details.
Margaret Chin, associate professor of sociology, was featured in a recent episode of the JustPublics@365 podcast series. See more at: http://www.gc.cuny.edu/News/GC-News/Detail?id=21512#sthash.0WCOyAPG.dpuf
Nancy Foner quoted in The Times of London on Controversial New Book, The Triple Package, by Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld on January 7, 2014. http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/artsci/repository/files/Tiger%20Mother%20Amy%20Chua.pdf
Nancy Foner was quoted extensively in a February 3, 2014 Time magazine story on The Triple Package, a book by Amy Chua and Jeb Rubenfeld on ethnic group success in the US. http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/artsci/repository/files/Nancy%20Foner%20-%20Time%20A
Distinguished Professor Nancy Foner recently published two books: One Out of Three: New York in the Twenty-First Century (Columbia University Press, 2013) and New York and Amsterdam: Immigration and the New Urban Landscape (NYU Press, 2014)
Howard Lune co-edited (with Edward Queen of Emory University) a symposium on How Values Shape and Are Shaped by Nonprofit and Voluntary Organizations in the October, 2013 issue of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly.