Office of Sociology and Anthropology
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San Antonio, Texas 78212-7200
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Trinity is proud of the achievements of its alumni and likes to keep up with their work, life and ongoing educational experiences. Below are some profiles of our exceptional Sociology and Anthropology graduates.

If you graduated with a Sociology and Anthropology degree, feel free to contact the department and let us know what you've been up to.


It’s a Wonderful Life Shaina Adams '05 is all about community outreach - it's just that her outreach takes place in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco in the small town of Tazadoute. Shaina, as part of the Education and Solidarity Association, works alongside the village teachers instructing the children in English language skills. Shaina graduated with a degree in sociology and anthropology.
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Into Africa  “Follow your bliss,” advised the writer Joseph Campbell. For Kent Redding ’86, following his bliss has led to a love affair with Africa
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Darcie Vandegrift

More than Just Good Intentions If you ask assistant professor of sociology Darcie Vandegrift '92 of Drake University if New Year’s resolutions really work, her answer might surprise you.
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Speaking their Language The adage, “If you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life,” surely holds true for Amanda Martinez, who received a bachelor’s degree in sociology with a minor in business administration in 2006.
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Congratulations to Maria Van Ryn '02 whose Muslim-Jewish values seminar was the focus of a recent news story!

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