Our Outstanding Faculty and Students are Often Making News
BGSU Sociology research is regularly featured in the
national media, and our faculty provide leading media outlets with
expert insights on current events. Our faculty and students are
frequently recognized for their exceptional research, teaching, and
service contributions to the field. Check this page regularly to learn
about the latest accolades and media appearances featuring BGSU Sociology.
Sociology professors garner nearly $2 million in grants
Wendy D. Manning, Distinguished Research Professor of
Sociology, Peggy C. Giordano, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of
Sociology, and Monica A. Longmore, Professor of Sociology, wrote three
grants totaling nearly $2 million. The three professors, who also are
close friends, have been working together on research at the
University since the late 1990s.
L to R: Colleagues and friends Wendy Manning, Peggy Giordano, and Monica Longmore
People see staying single as a 'survival strategy'
Gary R. Lee, professor emeritus, finds marriage is becoming
less feasible for young people because of economic uncertainty.