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Attached are photos from the 2011 ASA conference.

Photo 1: Leila Rupp, Verta Taylor, Maria...

Sarah Fenstermaker is the co-recipient of the Sociologists for Women in Society's 2011 Mentoring...

Kevin Anderson's book, "Marx at the Margins: On Nationalism, Ethnicity, and  Non-Western...

Jennifer Earl is the recipient of the Chancellor's Award for Undergraduate Research for 2011. This...

The Space and Community Committee hosted a Spring '11 hike for the sociology department staff,...

George Lipsitz has won UCSB's Distinguished Teaching Award for 2010-11. This award is in recognition...

Victor Rios has received the 2011-12 Harold J. Plous Award. One of the university's most prestigious...

Maria Charles is a recipient of the 2011 American Sociological Association's Sex and Gender Section's...

Congratulations to Jerry Flores, a 2nd year doctoral student, who has been awarded a Ford Foundation...

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Edward Telles is Professor of Sociology and is currently director of the Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA). He recently published Pigmentocracies: Ethnicity, Race and Color in Latin America with collaborators from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and the United States as well as several comparative articles on ethnoracial educational and health disparities, racial classification and identification and public opinion, which have appeared in leading scholarly journals.  Telles earlier wrote Race in Another America: The Significance of Skin Color in Brazil and  Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation and Race, which have won major academic awards.