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Prof. Larry Isaac published “Pitting the Working-Class Against Itself: Solidarity, Strikebreaking, and Strike Outcomes in the Early US Labor Movement.”

Jul. 28, 2022—Larry Isaac (Vanderbilt), Rachel McKane (post-doc at Brown University), and Anna Jacobs (Independent Scholar) published “Pitting the Working-Class Against Itself: Solidarity, Strikebreaking, and Strike Outcomes in the Early US Labor Movement.” SOCIAL SCIENCE HISTORY (2022).

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Prof. Dan Cornfield on Panel at National Undergraduate Conference on Scientific Journalism

May. 2, 2022—Prof. Dan Cornfield served on a panel on “Science in Partisanship” at the 2022 annual National Undergraduate Conference on Scientific Journalism.   The Vanderbilt Undergraduate Research Journal is one of 17 member journals of NUCSJ which seeks to “to create a collaborative network for undergraduate science journalism, initiate conversations about research dissemination, and positively impact future...

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Dan Cornfield is quoted by Reuters on the landmark Amazon Labor Union victory at a Staten Island Amazon warehouse.

Apr. 4, 2022—Dan Cornfield is quoted by Reuters on the landmark Amazon Labor Union victory at a Staten Island Amazon warehouse.

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Daniel Ardity wins prize at Southeastern Undergraduate Sociology Symposium

Mar. 29, 2022—Vanderbilt student Daniel Ardity (Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholar, Class of ’24) won the bronze for Excellence in Undergraduate Research at this year’s Southeastern Undergraduate Sociology Symposium

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The study “Public Concerns and Connected and Automated Vehicles: Safety, Privacy, and Data Security” was published in Humanities and Social Sciences Communications by Prof. Dasom Less and Prof. David Hess

Mar. 22, 2022—The study “Public Concerns and Connected and Automated Vehicles: Safety, Privacy, and Data Security” was published in Humanities and Social Sciences Communications by Prof. Dasom Lee and Prof. David Hess.    

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Prof. David Hess publishes two book chapters

Mar. 22, 2022—Prof. David Hess publishes two book chapters: “Environmental Movements and Scientific, Technological, and Environmental Change” “Undone Science and Smart Cities: Civil Society Perspectives on Risk and Emerging Technologies”

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Sociology Professor Jonathan Metzl to deliver Krieger Lecture

Mar. 21, 2022—Sociology Professor Jonathan Metzl to deliver Krieger Lecture. “Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Shaped the American Pandemic.”

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Grad Student Philip Pettis accepts tenure-track Assistant Professor position at Michigan State University

Feb. 18, 2022—Grad Student Philip Pettis accepts tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Sociology at Michigan State University.

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Prof. Dan Cornfield is quoted in Retail Dive on the Amazon union drive in Bessemer, Alabama.

Feb. 16, 2022—Prof. Dan Cornfield is quoted in Retail Dive on the Amazon union drive in Bessemer, Alabama, and its parallels with the Great Resignation.

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Prof. Dan Cornfield is quoted in Al Jazeera on the Great Resignation and the restructuring of worker attitudes hastened by the pandemic-induced recession. 

Feb. 2, 2022—Dan Cornfield is quoted in Al Jazeera on the Great Resignation and the restructuring of worker attitudes hastened by the pandemic-induced recession.

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