SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Saturday, August 10

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:10 PM

Session 080: New Directions in Theory and Research among Advanced Undergraduates
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsor: Program Committee

Organizer, Facilitator &

Discussant: Chris Wellin, Illinois State University

Description:  This session reflects the SSSP's commitment to recruit and integrate early career people--including advanced undergraduates--to the annual meetings. These members bring new, current ideas and controversies to bear, and have found presenting at the meetings to be a welcoming and valuable part of their intellectual and professional development.

Papers:

“An Investigation of the Relationship between Personal Appearance, Exercise Practices, and Exposure to Social Media among College Students,” Chastity Blankenship and Jaimee Rudick, Florida Southern College

“Assess This: The Impact of Sociology Capstone Courses on the Lifelong Learner,” Kelsea MacIlroy, Colorado State University

“How Calvin Klein Models Affect the Average Joe: An Examination of Masculine Media Representations,” Kate Freeman, Miami University