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Department of Sociology

Welcome to the Department of Sociology!l

If you would like more info on our program, please e-mail sociology@txstate.edu or call us at 512.245.2113.


3383 Easter Party

The Sociology 3383 - Aging and Society students and the Department of Sociology, sponsored an Easter Party for the residents of Springtown Villa (an assisted living facility) in San Marcos.  On Friday the students decorated and filled Easter Eggs with candy and gift goodies. The party was held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Activities included an Easter egg hunt for the residents, lunch with the residents, a scavenger hunt and ended with a story-telling hour where the residents talked with the students about their lives.  Thirty-four students participated giving 152 hours of volunteer service.


Dr. Sally Caldwell

In Memory of Dr. Sally Caldwell

Friends/Alumni of the Texas State Community: If you don't already know, our dear colleague, Dr. Sally Caldwell, passed away Friday, January 31st. The department held a memorial service at 3:00 PM Friday, February 21st, at UMC-Wesley/Christ Chapel Campus Ministry Center at Texas State University. 

We are all very saddened by this news. She was a deeply loved member of the sociology department, the university, the city of San Marcos, and especially Wimberley and the village of Woodcreek.