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Welcome to the Department of Social and Cultural Sciences at Marquette. We are a multidisciplinary department with faculty trained in anthropology, criminology, criminal justice, law, social work and sociology.


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Apply for an Islam and Muslims interfaith immersion experience to travel to Dearborn and Hamtramck, Michigan over spring break. Deadline is 12/31/2017.

Dr. Sameena Mulla, Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Sciences has received the Margaret Mead Award from the American Anthropological Association and the Society for Applied Anthropology.

Dr. McCarthy presented a brownbag lecture entitled "Dismantling Solidarity: Capitalist Politics and Retirement Income Since the New Deal" at the Havens Center for Social Justice at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Department sponsors teach-in event Understanding Race After Charlottesville

Gender and Society blog features Dr. Mulla's and Dr. Hlavka's article "Dismantling Victim Credibility in the Child Sexual Assault Trial"

Dr. Lynch presented at the "Principles in Crisis" panel at the Conference by Jesuit Universities Humanitarian Action Network

Dr. Sameena Mulla received 2017 Scholar of the Year Award from Kingler College of Arts and Sciences


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