Kusunoki, Hall, and Barber find obese teen girls less likely to use birth control
Prescott finds reported sex offenses lower in neighborhoods with resident sex offenders
Geronimus says poor Detroiters face greater health risks given adverse social conditions
Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics
David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research
Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology
Elizabeth Bruch wins ASA award for paper in mathematical sociology
PSC Brown Bags will be back fall 2015
Spirituality and health
Krause says having religious friends leads to gratitude, which is associated with better health
Krause awarded $8 million to study links between religion and health
Krause says optimism higher in older people who believe others are praying for them
Krause cited in Time story on biology of belief
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