UNT Sociology faculty and students in the news
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
Assistant Professor Gabe Ignatow discussed "information overload" in an article in The Good News, July 2010
Assistant Professor Gabe Ignatow discussed the Internet and multitasking in an article in the North Texas Daily March 30, 2010
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
Associate Professor Daniel Rodeheaver discussed hate groups in Texas in an article in the North Texas Daily
Assistant Professor Gabe Ignatow discussed the "digital divide" and Halloween and Christmas in American culture on CNN Radio's Cultural Distortion