How My Sociology PhD has Prepared Me

How My Sociology PhD has Prepared Me

I come from an immigrant family, my parents don’t have formal education, so I spent my first two years wondering if I would even come back the next day to graduate school. MacArthur Park is personally significant for me because this is where my parents …

A Day in the Life: University of Southampton PhD Student

A Day in the Life: University of Southampton PhD Student

Hinduism in brief

Hinduism in brief

What has come to be called the Hindu tradition is a rich fabric of civilization, interweaving numerous threads and hues of religious life. The intricate blend of Aryan, Dravidian, and various tribal cultures has resulted in a rich variety of religious practices, a diverse region …

Strooped!

Strooped!

>>NARRATOR: There’s a simple test that’s been making fools of us since the 1930s. Can you beat it? You’ll see words printed in different colors. Just name the color of each word you see, as fast as you can. Don’t read the word, just name …

Human, Social, and Political Sciences (HSPS) at Cambridge

Human, Social, and Political Sciences (HSPS) at Cambridge

Doing HSPS at Cambridge is special, because it allows you a certain amount of flexibility, to study three different subjects. Social anthropology, sociology, and politics and international studies. And you can specialise in any of these three courses, Or, in your second and third years, …

Filiz Garip | The Path to Harvard

Filiz Garip | The Path to Harvard

About 13 years ago I was an Industrial Engineering student at Boğaziçi and for the past 6 years I’ve been teaching Sociology at Harvard so it was a very major decision to switch from Engineering to Sociology and interestingly at the time I didn’t realize …

Psychological and Behavioural Sciences (PBS) at Cambridge

Psychological and Behavioural Sciences (PBS) at Cambridge

What makes studying psychology at Cambridge special, is that students are introduced to a broad range of subjects, within the field of psychology. And they also have the opportunity to learn about subjects, within the social and biological sciences more broadly. What makes studying psychology …

Is it lust or is it love? | Terri Orbuch | TEDxOaklandUniversity

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Ivana Krivokuća I’ve been studying the romance and relationship patterns of literally thousands of people for the past 28 years, and one thing I have found, or one thing I know, is that most of us have experienced that wild and …