Fall 2019 MA and PhD Defenses in Sociology and Anthropology

December 12, 2018

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology congratulates the following students who successfully defended their theses and dissertations during the Fall 2018 term:

MA Graduates:

Andrea Steigerwald (Anthropology) Thesis: (Re)Negotiating Meaning, Dismantling Patriarchy: The Politics of Translation in a Bolivian, Feminist NGO

Henry Li (Sociology) Thesis: Up in the Air: Examining the Experiences of Chinese Mainland “Satellite Children” in Vancouver

Katherine Davies (Sociology) Thesis: Conversations of Reconciliation: A Participatory Ethnographic Case Study in the United Church of Canada

Lindsay Simpson (Anthropology) Thesis: Studenthood: An Ethnography of Post-Secondary Student Life

PhD Graduates:

Lesley Cerney (Anthropology) Dissertation: The Colonial Dynamics of Health Care: An Ethnographic Study in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

Natasha-Kim Ferenczi (Anthropology) Dissertation: What if there is a cure somewhere in the jungle? Seeking and plant medicine becomings