Category Archives: Sociology

Shadows and Light: Women’s stories of living with HIV

Our very own Kathy Grove will be presenting “Shadows and Light: Women’s stories of living with HIV” at “A Woman’s Voice 2014” conference on Saturday March 8th at the SD Hilton Bayfront. This workshop will present photographs taken by women … Continue reading

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Sociology Faculty allies with CSUSM

On Friday (2/7) Sociology faculty from Palomar and MiraCosta college joined colleagues at CSUSM to discuss innovative cross-campus  collaborations to assist in student success.  According to our own Kathleen Grove, “We had a great conversation and made plans for future … Continue reading

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NCHEA grant Success from Sociology- Uniting across colleges

Great news from our Sociology department folks– Sociology was just awarded a mini-grant through the North County Higher Education Alliance.   The grant was submitted by Kathy Grove and by Dr. Marisol Clark-Ibanez at CSUSM.   The grant is designed to support … Continue reading

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Palomar Sociology faculty and students working in our communities

On Friday, Nov. 15th several students from Kathleen Grove’s class (Soc. 100 intro) and Rachael Horn-Langford’s class (Soc. 110  social problems) worked at Interfaith Community Services in Escondido  to help connect homeless people to services.    The day began at 8 … Continue reading

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Political Economy Days a great success!

Palomar College celebrated its 17th Political Economy Days (PED) event this fall to packed crowds of students and faculty.  PE Days is a well-known event at Palomar, known for bringing together scholars (local and beyond our borders) to engage students … Continue reading

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Response to graphic anti-abortion activism at Palomar

Recently, anti-abortion activists were on campus expressing their concerns, largely through the use of large poster-size graphic photos and literature.  Two of our Sociology faculty, Devon Smith and Kathy Grove were interviewed by the Telescope about the methods and tactics … Continue reading

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Integrating service learning at Palomar College

In partnership with California Campus Compact, the Service Learning Program  at Palomar College designed a one day workshop to educate faculty about innovative ways to design and incorporate service learning in their classes. 11 faculty from Palomar joined and according … Continue reading

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