Assignment #2

The reading for this week looks at how the study of gender connects to real change. You have read about the field of Gender Studies, of which the Sociology of Gender is a part, and about social movements and activism in the service of gender equality. As a response to this post, and making direct … Read more


Cold Fusion at Texas A&M University —address the who, what, when, where, how and why of the incident.    –consider the ethical issues  –include an analysis of key ethical choices involved in that case study and demonstrate the application of at least one of the methods ( flow chart, line drawing)

Homegrown Terrorism in the U.S.A.

This assignment will help you to explain the concept of terrorism, the formation of terrorist organization, their ideological drive, and to explain the challenges terrorists present to law enforcement. Because of September 11th 2001 terrorist attacks, some people mistakenly assume that “terrorism” is an attack directed at Americans by some foreign groups.  This is partially … Read more

Discussion Board

  A woman walks into an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. A man cashes his disability check. Do you look at them with judgment, with sympathy, or with something in between? How you answer may depend on your perspective toward social welfare. A look of judgment represents the stigma attached to many social services. Some recipients are … Read more


In what ways has the COVID-19 crisis exacerbated existing American socioeconomic, racial or gender inequality? Are theses chaneges likely to be temporary or not? Did the COVID crisis raise awareness of existing inequality? Do you think it will change how Americans view and/or address inequality? Choose only one of these three types of inequality to … Read more

Process Recording

 This learning tool requires the student to critique an interview with a client by identifying and analyzing thoughts and emotional reactions/responses to the encounter with the client. Social work values and standards are applied as a guideline for this analysis.