Dr. Deborah White, Sociology and Criminal Justice, began her term as president of the Midwest Sociological Society (MSS). The MSS is a professional organization of academic and applied sociologists, as well as students of the discipline. The MSS is among the largest regional sociology organization in the United States, with approximately 1,200 members. Dr. White completed a one-year term as […]
Dr. Deborah White, Sociology, was featured in “Ask a Researcher” column of October 2014 North Dakota Compass
Dr. Deborah White, Sociology, was featured in the “Ask a Researcher” column of the October 2014 North Dakota Compass. Her article entitled “Women’s Representation in Elected Office” explores women’s status in elected office in our region and across the United States, and posits reasons for women’s persistent underrepresentation.
Tri-College National Education for Women’s (NEW) Leadership Development Institute, coordinated by Dr. Deborah White, MSUM Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, has been awarded a two-year, $40,000 Bush Foundation Leadership Network grant. NEW Leadership is a non-partisan intensive 5-day residential program designed to provide leadership training, inspiration, and support for women. “Our goal is to increase the number of women, […]