UCLA SOCIOLOGY IN THE NEWS

2014

Min Zhou, featured in UCLA Today, April 4, 2014

Kjerstin Gruys, interviewed on ABC7 San Francisco, February 16, 2014

Laura Enriquez, interviewed on KPCC, February 14, 2014

Darnell Hunt, featured in UCLA Newsroom, February 12, 2014

Darnell Hunt, featured in the Daily Variety, February 12, 2014

Darnell Hunt, featured in the LA Times, February 12, 2014

Darnell Hunt, interviewed on Take Two (KPCC), February 12, 2014

Terri Anderson, interviewed by KCBS, January 27, 2014

Gabriel Rossman, cited in the Toronto Star, January 15, 2014

Gabriel Rossman, cited in Slate, January 15, 2014

Gabriel Rossman, cited in the Washington Post, January 15, 2014

Gabriel Rossman, featured in UCLA Newsroom, January 14, 2014

Stefan Timmermans, cited in NPR, December 23, 2014

Ivan Light, featured in Forbes.com, January 7, 2014

2013

Abigail Saguy, quoted in Zócalo Public Square, December 17, 2013

Judith Seltzer, quoted in the Washington Times, November 5, 2013

Abigail Saguy, quoted in the NY Times, October 15, 2013

Darnell Hunt, featured in UCLA Newsroom, October 08, 2013

Jerome Rabow, quoted in the LA Times, August 22, 2013

Stefan Timmermans, featured in the LA Times, July 19, 2013

Abigail Saguy, featured in the Debate Club of U.S. News, June 27,2013

Abigail Saguy, featured in Times Magazine, June 24, 2013

David Halle, featured in UCLA today, April 25, 2013

Abigail Saguy, interviewed in NPR radio station WICN, June 6, 2013

Jack Katz, interviewed in the online journal, booksandideas.net,  April 1, 2013

Terri Andersonquoted in The Daily Bruin, May 08, 2013

Abigail Saguyher new book is featured in the Oxford University Press, May 06, 2013

David Halle, his new book is featured in the NY Times, May 03, 2013

Abigail Saguy, a profile of Abigail Saguy in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research, May 02, 2013

Vilma Ortiz, quoted in the NY Times, May 01, 2013

Kjerstin Gruys, quoted in the Los Angeles Times, April 25, 2013

Darnell Hunt, quoted about the lack of racial and gender diversity in late-night television in an Associated Press article April 06, 2013

Marie Berry featured in the Center for the Study of Women Newsletter March 2013

Hannah Landecker featured in the Center for the Study of Women Newsletter March 2013

Tara Mckay featured in the Center for the Study of Women Newsletter March 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigial Saguy's book "What's Wrong With Fat?", featured on Reason TV March 18, 2013

Suzanne Bianchi quoted in USA Today March 15, 2013

Joshua Bloom Bloom's new boook "Black Against Empire" is featured in the  UCLA Newsroom Feb 27, 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigial Saguy's book "What's Wrong With Fat?", featured in the NY Times Feb 25, 2013

Joshua Bloom, Bloom's new book "Black Against Empire" is featured in the San Francisco Chronicle Feb 22, 2013

Joshua Bloom, Bloom's new book "Black Against Empire" is featured in the Bay State Banner Feb 21, 2013

Joshua Bloom LA Weekly Literary Events Feb 15, 2013

Joshua Bloom Bloom's new book "Black Against Empire", is featured in the San Francisco Huffington Post Feb 11, 2013

Min Zhou quoted in USA Today in connection with Chinese New Year February 8, 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigial Saguy's book "What's Wrong With Fat?" featured in UCLA Newsroom February 5, 2013

Joshua Bloom Bloom's new book "Black Against Empire", is featured in UCLA Newsroom Jan 31, 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigail Saguy's op-ed in the Washington Post Jan 25, 2013

Joshua Bloom, Bloom's new book "Black Against Empire" reviewed in the Los Angeles Times, Jan 24, 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigial Saguy's book "What's Wrong With Fat?", featured in Nature Jan 24, 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigail Saguy on New Hampshire Public Radio's Word of Mouth Jan 10, 2013

Abigail Saguy Professor Abigail Saguy's op-ed in the LA Times Jan 04, 2013

2012

Abigail Saguy Prof. Abigail Saguy's book "What's Wrong With Fat?" featured in UCLA Newsroom Dec 19, 2012

Stefan Timmermans and Mara Buchbinder's book Saving Babies is hailed by Henry Greely in the international journal of science NATURE Dec 13 2012

Stefan Timmermans interviewd on NPR's "All Things Considered" Genome Sequencing For Babies Brings Knowledge And Conflicts Dec 03 2012

Abigail Saguy cited in The Daily Beast Disney Characters Are Slimmed Down For Barneys and Harrods Holiday Campaigns” Nov 6, 2012

Robert Mare, a report on UCLA's Holistic Admission policies has been mentioned in the New York Times blog October 13, 2012

Abigail Saguyop-ed/blog on "Weight-Based Stigma and Bullying" was picked up by UCLA Today October 12, 2012

Abigail Saguy, an op-ed/blog in the Huffington Post on "Weight-Based Stigma and Bullying" October 11, 2012

Jennie Brand, is cited in The Chronicle of Higher Education Op-Ed article titled "The College Payoff: Economics … and Then Some" October 10, 2012

Laura Enriquez, is featured regularly in the Huffington Post, most recently "Big Bird and Immigrant Families: Why I'm Voting for Obama" October 9, 2012

Jennie Brand, in Inside Higher Ed, Commutity College section, article titled "Law of Averages" August 27, 2012

Edward Walker, Friday's New York Times featured an op-ed by Edward Walker, UCLA assistant professor of sociology, about the increasing trend of corporations partnering with, and in some cases financing, pro-corporate grass-roots activist groups. August 10, 2012

Darnell Hunt, was interviewed Monday on PBS's "NewsHour" about the life and legacy of Rodney King, who died June 17 June 18, 2012

Darnell Hunt, in an LA Weekly article on the 20th anniversary of the Los Angeles riots April 26, 2012

Darnell Hunt, in a Los Angeles Times profile of the founder of the BET cable television network April 17, 2012

Darnell Hunt, in a Washington Post article about the death of Trayvon Martin and the social significance of "hoodies," or hooded sweatshirts March 25, 2012

Darnell Hunt,in a Los Angeles Times article on what various television stations do for Black History Month, February 16, 2012

Cesar Ayala, in a CNN blog story about discrimination against Puerto Ricans in California in the late 1940s, February 3, 2012.

Min Zhou, in the UCLA Today, Survivor of Cultural Revolution chronicles immigrants' lives, January 4, 2012

2011

Megan Sweeney, in the NBC Southern California, Amount of First-Time Married Couples Historically Low, December 15, 2011

Jennie Brand, in the Sacremento Bee, Current crop of graduates can't find the jobs they want, December 11, 2011

Edward Walker, in the Daily Bruin, Occupy Movement sparks UCLA Division of Social Sciences to start blog for campus dialogue, December 5, 2011

Jennie Brand, in the Wall Street Journal, Dollars for Diplomas, November 18, 2011

Jack Katz, a Oregonian blog on whether bicyclists who run red lights actually save time cited "How Emotions Work," a book by Katz that addresses the issue of drivers who construct "moral dramas" to justify their decisons on the road, October 21, 2011.

Darnell Hunt, in the Globe and Mail, Women and TV: They've come a long way - maybe, October 8, 2011

Kjerstin Gruys, in the UCLA Today, Mirror, Mirror, off the wall, September 6, 2011

Kjerstin Gruys, in Sociological Images, How media attention can undermine activist projects, August 30, 2011

Kjerstin Gruys, in the Huffington Post, Kjerstin Gruys commits to a year without Mirrors, August 30, 2011

Chris Tilly on Southern California Public Radio, No one wants a supermarket strike, but does anyone want a deal? , July 29, 2011

Abigail Saguy in the UCLA Today, Why a French sex scandal could only start in the U.S., July 28, 2011

Darnell Hunt in the UCLA Today, Champion of diversity widens pathway to opportunity, July 21, 2011

Abigail Saguy on the TSR Channel (Switzerland), France: suite à l'affaire DSK, les langues se délient concernant le harcèlement sexu..., June 27, 2011

Matt Mosher in the Daily Bruin, Bruin Matt Mosher utilized social media sites to publicize 'Brother's Justice' film, June 26, 2011

Chris Tilly in the Star Tribune, Labor thinks big-box with Target union effort, June 8, 2011

Chris Tilly in the Washington Post, Wal-Mart works with unions abroad, but not at home, June 7, 2011

Abigail Saguy in the Edmonton Journal, France lax on sex laws, expert says, May 22, 2011

Abigail Saguy in Mediapart (France), Les violences faites aux femmes ne sont toujours pas prises au sérieux, May 20, 2011

Abigail Saguy in Liberation (France), Un dragueur lourd peut faire une belle carrière aux Etats-Unis, May 19, 2011

Chris Tilly in the OC Register, Grocery Talks Continue, Survival at Stake, May 17, 2011

Stefan Timmermans in the Jewish Journal, Pros, Cons of Newborn Genetic Screening, May 3, 2011

Jennie Brand in Newsweek, Dead Suit Walking, April 17, 2011

Darnell Hunt on NPR's Morning Edition, If You're Looking For A Little Diversity On Television, Try HGTV, April 13, 2011

Suzanne Bianchi in the Calgary Herald, Mom needs to look after her mental health, March 28, 2011

Suzanne Bianchi in UCLA Today, She tracks social changes within the American family, March 22, 2011

Darnell Hunt in the New Jersey Star-Ledger, Black filmmakers discouraged by lack of Oscar-nominated African-Americans, February 17, 2011

2010

Abigail Saguy and Kjerstin Gruys in the ASA's website Context.org, Media Binge, November 22, 2010

Andreas Wimmer in Inside Higher Education, Are Facebook Friendships Post-Racial?, October 29, 2010

Andreas Wimmer in the Chronicle of Higher Education, What Facebook Tells Researchers About Friendship and Race, October 28, 2010

Andreas Wimmer in the UCLA Newsroom, Facebook study finds race trumped by ethnic, social, geographic origins in forging friendships, October 28, 2010

Andreas Wimmer in the Harvard Gazette, Race plays minor role in Facebook friendships, October, 2010

Darnell Hunt in the LA Times, In Sunday books: A new anthology speaks volumes on black L.A., August 8, 2010

Jennie Brand in the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Another kind of depression, July 19, 2010

Jennie Brand in the New York Times, Letters: The Rise and Fall of the GDP, May 27, 2010

Darnell Hunt in the UCLA Newsroom, UCLA book 'Black Los Angeles' chronicles city's African American history, April 21, 2010

Jennie Brand in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Disadvantaged Students May Benefit Most From Attending College, April 1, 2010

Jennie Brand in the New York Times Blog Freakonomics, Who Gains the Most from a College Education?, April 8, 2010

Jennie Brand in National Public Radio, Marketplace, Low-income benefit most from degree, April 1, 2010

Jennie Brand in Inside Higher Education, Who Gains the Most from going to College, April 1, 2010

Jennie Brand in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Disadvantaged Students May Benefit Most From Attending College, April 1, 2010

Jennie Brand in the San Francisco Chronicle, College degrees most beneficial to disadvantaged students, April 1, 2010

Gabriel Rossman in the Daily Bruin, Study analyzes sociological factors affecting actors’ chances of receiving an Oscar nomination, February 28, 2010

Ruth Milkman in the LA Times, L.A. leads New York, Chicago in abuse of low-wage workers, January 6, 2010

2009

Jennie Brand in USA Today, How joblessness hurts us all, December 12, 2009

Jennie Brand in Time Magazine, Among American workers, fear of losing your job is linked to health problems [online], August 28, 2009

Jennie Brand in MSNBC, Worry over job is worse for health than no job[online], August 28, 2009

Darnell Hunt in the New York Times, Spinning Off Into Uncharted Cartoon Territory, August 27, 2009

Abigail Saguy in a Newsweek Web Exclusive, America’s War on the Overweight , August 26, 2009

Andreas Wimmer in the Daily Nation, Kenya, Chaos sparked by ‘ethnic exclusion’, April 20, 2009

Ching Kwan Lee in UCLA International Institute Online article "No One China in Africa"Feb 2009

2008

Jennie Brand in USA Today, Join the jobless club, Groups grow as economy shrinks[online], December 17, 2008

Jennie Brand in Forbes, The Emotional Impact of the Wall Street Crisis[online], September 15, 2008

Veronica Terriquez presented two papers "Determinants of Latino Parental School Involvement" and "Gender, Work Schedules, and Latino Parent School Involvement" at the American Sociological Association, Boston, August 2008.

Nazgol Ghandnoosh presented a paper titled "Organizing Workers Along Ethnic Lines: The Pilipino Workers' Center" at the 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association in Boston, MA.

Darnell Hunt in the L.A. Times, UCLA's new admission policy rights a wrong Sept 7, 2008

Jennie Brand in Forbes and US News and World Report, Job Loss Has Long-Term Impact on Social Lives Sept 9, 2008

Jennie Brand in Canada.com, Layoffs may lead to social withdrawal: study Sept 1, 2008

Sarah Morando in El Informador Newspaper, Dalton bajo la lupa en estudio sociológico Aug 7, 2008

Andreas Wimmer in the BBC News, January 15, 2008