2017 Best Dissertation Award in Social Sciences & Education

May 9, 2017

Sarah Lageson (PhD Alumni 2015) is the winner of the University of Minnesota Graduate School's "Best Dissertation Award" in the Social Sciences and Education for 2017.  This is a considerable honor for her, for her dissertation advisor (Chris Uggen), for our program, and a tribute to her excellent research record.  Her dissertation is entitled, “"Digital Punishment in an Era of Online Crime Reporting".