2011-12 Archive

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‘Jeopardy!’ offers professor insight into gender and speech

He didn’t provide an answer in question format, but William & Mary’s Thomas Linneman nonetheless addressed gender and speech patterns in a recent study titled “Gender in Jeopardy! Intonation Variation on a Television Game Show,” currently forthcoming in the journal Gender & Society.

Advisor of the Year 2012

Dr. Thomas Linneman, Associate Professor of Sociology, is the 2012 Outstanding Faculty Advisor of the year.

Reves Faculty Fellows announced

Funding supports faculty-student research and collaboration on internationally-focused, engaged scholarship.

Amy Quark
Amy A. Quark

"I'm trying to give [students] the tools to understand how they can be effective in making change in the world around them."--Amy A. Quark

Rachel Smith '10: Driving into the future

After graduating with a double-major in linguistics and sociology, Rachel Smith finds her job at U.S. News to be the perfect way to blend her passion for service and her love for communications.