Department of Sociology
Chris Faircloth, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Sociology
Farrah Gafford, Ph.D. Fall 2011 Dean’s
Amy Bellone-Hite, Ph.D. Gerquel Bowman, Sr., St.
firstname.lastname@example.org Mary's Academy
Silas Lee, Ph.D. Teri Graham, Jr. , North
Clayton-College Park GA.
Claire Norris, Ph.D.
Director, Health, Medicine, and
Inside this Issue:
Club Scheduled Readings
Dean’s List Honorees
Health, Medicine, Society
Departmental Meeting Topic
Senior Comp Exam
Current Internships and
Study Aboard Information
Tuskegee Airmen Visit
Michael Harvey and Folsade Wilson are interning with Sankofa
Heal Project. The purpose of this project is to raise awareness
among adolescent boys and girls about healthy eating habits and
physical activities. HMS is very excited about the new partnership.
The School Health Connection
At Warren Easton Charter High
Zavia Collins is interning under the director of the School
Wellness Program Coordinator to develop health promotion
programming and will support the implementation of Fuel Up to
Play 60 activities
and the Alliance for a Healthier Generation Healthy Schools
Sociology Departmental Meeting
March 6, 2012
12:15PM – 1:15PM
500 Xavier South, Conference Room -5th Floor
Facilitator: Dr. Claire Norris
Topic: Mock Research Presentation by Teri Graham
“Understanding Health for Black Women: The Stress-
Support-Distress Process across Age for Black Women”
Teri will present the research that she and her colleagues worked
on in the fall semester.
Ms. Graham would like to get feedback from her department
before she officially presents her research
at the Southern Sociological Society Conference on March 22,
Senior Comp Prep
Stop by the office today to pick up your Senior Comp
packets…Dr. Faircloth will Proctor the exam on March 10, 2012.
Current Student Internship and
Please visit http://www.xula.edu/academics/currentopps.php
The World is at your
finger tips…Study Abroad
Center for Intercultural and International Programs
Xavier University of Louisiana
St. Joseph Bldg, Room 312
New Orleans, LA 70125
visit your Sociology Advisor or CIIP Office for details today!
Calvin Moret (center), the last surviving New Orleans member
of the famous Tuskegee airmen,
reflects on his 2007 Congressional Gold Medal and other
artifacts with students
during a visit to Dr. Silas Lee III’s sociology class. . .
Looking on intently are (from left) Julien Grayer, Domonique
Bartley, Hakeem Rashid, Evan Pipion,
Joan Ulmer, Dr. Farrah Gafford, and Dr. Lee.
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