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UNT Sociology faculty and students in the news

Professor George Yancey was mentioned in an article by Nicholas Kristof in the New York Times, May 7, 2016.

Professor George Yancey was mentioned in an article on political conservatives in higher education in the Washington Post, March 11, 2016.

Research on the "anchor babies" meme by UNT sociologists Gabe Ignatow and Alex Williams was mentioned in the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and several other newspapers in 2015.

In January 2014, UNT professors George Yancey and David A. Williamson were interviewed on KERA's THINK, an NPR affiliated program that features in-depth interviews with guests on a variety of topics. In the THINK episode Rejecting Religion, Yancey and Williamson discuss their new book, There is No God: Atheists in America (Rowan & Littlefield), about atheists impact as an increasingly powerful political and social faction.

Assistant Professor Gabe Ignatow discussed Iranian-Americans' embrace of Japanese-Iranian Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish in the Dallas Morning News, April 9, 2012.

Professor George Yancey discussed bias in higher education in the New York Times July 22, 2011

Assistant Professor Gabe Ignatow discussed the U.S. reaction to Osama bin Laden's death in an article in the Denton Record-Chronicle, May 5, 2011

Professor George Yancey discussed on dating and race in Salon.com, February 12, 2010

Professor George Yancey discussed Tiger Woods on Fox News, December 6, 2009

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