Imagine trying to understand why a room, neighborhood or city full of people behave the way they do. That's the job of the sociologist, to explore human behavior, societies and social change.

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  • Dave Lane

    USD professor teaches the cultural production of tattoos.

  • Pi Gamma Mu

    Our program is home to the USD Beta Chapter of Pi Gamma Mu​, “the oldest and preeminent honor society in the social sciences.”

  • FYI. I’m back contacting you looking for students interested in conducting cultural resource site monitoring on our 80,000 acres of Department lands located on the Missouri River. As indicated above, this Department plans to employ two student interns for conducting moni...

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