Faculty Spotlight


This book examines the entrepreneurial class in the post-communist Poland from a broad historical perspective, documenting the persistent endurance and the development of this class during radical social change from a controlled economy to a market economy.


Student Spotlight

Nia Brade

Nia Brade was appointed to serve on the Maryland Youth Advisory Council.


Helen Daugherty

Helen Daugherty

An ideal introduction to the study of population, this highly accessible textbook outlines the fundamental concepts and measurement techniques of demography.


Sociology Alums

Karunakaran David   Mental Health Association of Maryland

Molly McKee Legislative Aide to Senator Bill Ferguson

Nia Brade Teach for America, Baltimore. 

Dan Combs Georgia Technology, Public Policy.

Renee Angelo Boys and Girls Club of Southern Maryland.

Harper Denhard   Teach for America 

Iben McCormick-Ricket   Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Rachel Markey   Western University of Health Sciences.

Meghan Wilmore Ecole Normale Supérieure, France

Renee Angelo    Peace Corps, currently fellow Choice Program  

Lucy Bill                 School of Social Work, University of Maryland

Chris Bradlee     Public Health, Tulane University

Aviva Brown       University of Maryland,   Urban, Community and Regional Planning

Research Assistant Department of Housing and Community Development

Kelsey Bush        University of Maryland Baltimore

Youth Coordinator ST Mary’s County Government

Ashley Butler     Vice President, Brand Manager Chobani Yogurt         

Ariana Carino-Herrera  School Specialist for Hispanic students                

Laura Caroll         Tuffs University Public Health, Tuffs Freedman School of Nutrition Sciences and Policy

Policy Analyst,  Food and Drug Administration 

Sarah Drooks     Business Financial Data analyst SOX Compliance          

Denise Flanagan-Doyle       Statistician Census Bureau      

Deanna Holford                 Research Assistant, Westat      

Eric Hoffman       University of Maryland, School of Public Health 

Michael Horwitz                Commercial Real Estate Analyst

Jennifer Jones   Population Reference Bureau

Nathalie Jones Americorps

Nicholas Jones Chief Racial Statistics Branch, Census Bureau   

Michael Kerr      Peace Corps 

Johanna Koenig                 Counselor            

Ron Miles           University of Baltimore, Applied Psychology

Human Resources Consultant 

Katie Mazzacco                  Entrepreneur    

Owner, Full Spectrum Productivity

Emily Nelson       Uppsala University, Sweden                 

Administrator Human Resources    

Lisa Roberts       University of San Diego School Law School Attorney              

Ronica Rooks     University of Maryland

Kent State University

Brenda Robinson University of Pennsylvania Wharton School

Vice President, Corporate Planning and Development Life Insurance

Gabriel Rubenstein         University of Maryland 

Sondra Smolek   University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Scott Severson  Imagine-One Program Analyst  

Tristan St Onge Survey Statistician Census Bureau          

Mary Tupper       NJ Juvenile Justice Commission    

Trenna Valado   University of Arizona, Applied Anthropology

Senior Evaluation Manager Zero to Three Center for Infants and Toddlers

Megan Wilmore                 Marketing and Accounts Manager