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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

Orientation (First-Year Students)

Orientation (First-Year Students)

July 24th, 2018

All day event

Orientation (Transfer Students)

Orientation (Transfer Students)

July 24th, 2018

All day event

Orientation (First-Year Students)

Orientation (First-Year Students)

July 26th, 2018

All day event

Classes End for Summer II Session

Classes End for Summer II Session

August 6th, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Orientation (First-Year Students)

Orientation (First-Year Students)

August 8th, 2018

All day event

Orientation (Transfer Students)

Orientation (Transfer Students)

August 10th, 2018

All day event

Graduate Student Orientation

Graduate Student Orientation

August 11th, 2018

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Induction Day

Induction Day

August 17th, 2018

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

2018 Champions Dinner

2018 Champions Dinner

August 18th, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Fall Classes Begin

Fall Classes Begin

August 20th, 2018

All day event

Last Day to Register for Fall Classes

Last Day to Register for Fall Classes

August 26th, 2018

All day event

Labor Day Holiday - NO CLASSES

Labor Day Holiday - NO CLASSES

September 3rd, 2018

All day event

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