Social Science and Special Programs

Social Science in action

Congratulations to the 2020 graduates of the MA Social Science Program:

Nicole Davis                       Morea Martin                      

Mai Kue Her                       Rachel McBride-Praetorius

Egypt Howard                   Gregory Morales

Morgan January               Kelsey Simpson

Larly Lee                             Peter Treagan

And further distinction across campus for our current MA Social Science students:

Jessica Ramirez, Recipient of the 2020 Glenn Kendall Public Service Award and the Chico State Outstanding Student Leader Award. 

Jessica Ramirez, Wildcat Food Pantry

Jessica also won an Adelante Summer Research Grant from Chico State Enterprises to examine food insecurity on campus. Her work with Dr. Marianne Paiva is focused on the perception of affordability, accessibility, and comfortability of on-campus dining options from the perspective of the student. (Below is a clip of her presentation at the campus-wide research competition sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies, where she won 1st place in her presentation group.) 

Enrique Galvan, Recipient of the 2020 Chris Hilbert Outstanding Chico State Friend Award for demonstrating the qualities of friendship to fellow students and the University. 

Enrique Galvan

Meagan Fischer, Recipient of the 2020 Student Award for Research and Creativity for her thesis project The Curiosity to Listen: Using Community Radio to Promote Nuanced Political Dialogue

Meagan Fischer