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Sociology & Criminology Department News & Events

Virtual Film Festival Showcases Student Work »

School of Arts & Humanities to Focus on Activism: Then and Now »

Sociology Students Learn to Tell Stories Through Video »

A Conversation with Legislators on N.C. Sexual Assault Laws »

Legislators to Discuss Legal Loophole Found in N.C. Sexual Assault Laws »

Sociology & Criminology Department Strong Stories
Henley Peatross playing lacrosse
Henley Peatross »

Henley Peatross, ’20, found that her strengths align perfectly with her majors: social work and criminology. She'll continue to use her strengths while earning her Master of Social Work degree at NC State University, 

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Jennifer Lynn Campbell »

When Jennifer Lynn Campbell, ’18, applied to Meredith as a Wings student, she knew that she wanted to promote social movement and change. She has always had a passion for social justice and wanted to better understand why some people thrive and others struggle.

La’Meshia Whittington
La’Meshia Whittington »

La'Meshia Whittington, '16, is co-founder of TW2 Inc., a nonprofit that she started when she was a teenager.

Bri Crumbley
Bri Crumbley »

As a Meredith student, Bri Crumbley, ’16, found her career path through a combination of her academic and extracurricular experiences.

Ann-Michelle Roberts
Ann-Michelle Roberts »

Sociology and political science major Ann-Michelle came to Meredith a leader and ready to become even stronger.

Contact Information
Amie Hess
Associate Professor of Sociology and Department Head Sociology & Criminology
210 Joyner Hall
(919) 760-8016