Research by Sociology and Criminology Majors

Many of our students participate in a program titled the Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates. For more information on research opportunities for undergraduate students, please visit the Iowa Center for Research by Undergraduates (ICRU) site.

2021-2022

FURF 2021 Presenters:

  • Cecelia Bonilla
    • Juvenile Justice: The Incarceration of Youth in the U.S.
    • Major: Criminology
    • Mentor: Dr. Karen Heimer (Sociology & Criminology)
  • Sophia Shubatt
    • Best Practices for Teaching Higher Education in Iowa Prisons
    • Majors: Criminology, Law, & Justice | Political Science
    • Mentor: Dr. Stephanie DiPietro (Sociology and Criminology)
  • Theodore Byrnes
    • Organizational Email Formality in the Flint Water Crisis
    • Majors: Chinese | Linguistics (TESL)
    • Mentor: Dr. Louise Seamster (Sociology & Criminology)
  • Regan Smock
    • The Impact of Sexual Assault Prevention Education on Bystander Intervention at Iowa
    • Major: Sociology
    • Mentor: Dr. Mary Noonan (Sociology & Criminology)

2020-2021

ESURF 2021 Presenters: