Sociologists of Minnesota

We also honor the winners of the Caroline Rose Student Paper Competition: 


     First Place: Emma Klinger, University of Minnesota (1st place, undergraduate)
                         "A Community of Values”: German Responsibility and the Refugee Crisis

     Second Place: Emily Herne, St. Cloud State University
                              Comparisons of Organizations that Organize around Issues Facing Immigrant Women

     First Place: Sarah Garcia, University of Minnesota
                        College Selectivity and Later-life Health and Mortality: Evidence from the Wisconsin                                     Longitudinal Study

The winners of the annual student Poster Competition include: 

​     First Place: Madilyne Wegener, Josefina Abdullah, and Sheridan Lair, St. Cloud State University

     Second Place: Katy Sullivan, Anoka Ramsey Community College


We would like to honor our SOM Distinguished Sociologist for 2016:

     Dr. Stephen Phillion

     St. Cloud State University

     St. Cloud Minnesota 

Sociologists of Minnesota (SOM) is a professional association whose mission is to promote and develop understanding of sociology and sociological practice in the state of Minnesota.