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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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Dr. Meghan Stroshine comments on NJ's Safe Stop Program that aims to keep driver's safe during traffic stops.

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.

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

Social Welfare and Justic alum, Amanda Avalos, committed to helping Milwaukee's communities of color thrive


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