WHAT THEY LEARNED: Jessica Poling ’15

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Jessica Poling ’15

You never know where inspiration will strike. It was, for example, a casual reading of The New York Times that eventually led to sociology major Jessica Poling’s senior thesis. An article on art therapy in prison sparked Poling’s interest in the intersection of mental...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Alexandra Wolkoff ’14

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Alexandra Wolkoff ’14

Alexandra Wolkoff’s senior thesis was a very personal project. A sociology major and education minor, Wolkoff started taking classes in the dance department at Bryn Mawr College during her freshman year and was so transformed by the experience that she sought to use...
Social Stratification: The Real Cost of Health Care

Social Stratification: The Real Cost of Health Care

Dr. James House ’65, the Angus Campbell Distinguished University Professor of Survey Research, Public Policy and Sociology in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Michigan, visited Haverford for two days earlier this week. The purpose of his sociology...