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.


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)


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