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Veronica E. Medina Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Sociology Club, Spectrum, & Phi Sigma Sigma Faculty Co-Advisor

Crestview Hall 003
Phone: (812) 941-2297
vemedina@ius.edu

Academic Background

  • Doctorate

    • University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    • Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Sociology, Minor in Women's and Gender Studies
  • Masters

    • University of Missouri, Columbia MO, USA
    • Master of Arts, Major in Sociology
  • Bachelors

    • University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA
    • Bachelor of Arts, Major in Sociology & English

Professional Interests

Teaching

  • Soc S163 Social Problems
  • Soc S203 Sociological Concepts & Perspectives
  • Soc S312 Education & Society
  • Soc S315 Work & Occupations
  • Soc S344 Sociology of Childhood
  • Soc S416 The Family
  • Soc S470 Senior Seminar in Sociology
  • Soc S360 Topics in Social Policy

Research

  • Sociology of Youth/Children
  • Children's Popular Culture
  • Gender Socialization
  • Sociology of Consumption/Consumerism
  • Educational Inequalities
  • Contemporary Immigration
  • Children of Immigrants
  • Cultural Competency
  • Work, Occupations, and Mass Media Representations

Campus Events

Christmas Holiday - Campus Closed

Christmas Holiday - Campus Closed

December 25th, 2017

All day event

New Year's Day Holiday - Campus Closed

New Year's Day Holiday - Campus Closed

January 1st, 2018

All day event

Wintersession 2017 Classes End

Wintersession 2017 Classes End

January 4th, 2018

All day event

Wintersession 2017 Finals

Wintersession 2017 Finals

January 6th, 2018

All day event

Spring 2018 Classes Begin

Spring 2018 Classes Begin

January 8th, 2018

All day event

Last  Day for 100% Refund Period

Last Day for 100% Refund Period

January 14th, 2018

All day event

Martin Luther King Holiday - CAMPUS CLOSED

Martin Luther King Holiday - CAMPUS CLOSED

January 15th, 2018

All day event

RICHARD MARX

RICHARD MARX

January 24th, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Acoustic Eidolon

Acoustic Eidolon

February 8th, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Registration Appointments for Summer/Fall 2018

Registration Appointments for Summer/Fall 2018

February 19th, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Early (Priority) Registration Begins for Fall 2018

Early (Priority) Registration Begins for Fall 2018

March 5th, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Last day to Withdraw for Full-Term

Last day to Withdraw for Full-Term

March 11th, 2018

All day event

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