Four Lehigh students to present research at Eastern Sociological Society

Three Masters of Sociology students and one undergraduate Sociology student will be presenting their papers at the Eastern Sociology Society (ESS) Conference in New York, New York. The conference runs from Thursday, February 26th 2015 until Sunday, March 1st 2015 and features the theme of “Crossing Borders.”

Masters student Jennifer Alpert will present "A Critical Analysis of Food Guides in the United States from 1894-1992."

Masters student Elizabeth Bugaighis will present "Working Class Academics at a Community College."

Masters student Theresa Mejia will present "Indoor Air Pollution and Women’s Status: A Comparative Investigation of Gender Inequalities and Environmental Health in Poor Nations."

Senior Min Jun “Minni” Kim will present "Hip Hop and Basketball: Sociology at the Intersection," based on his senior Eckardt Scholar thesis project.

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