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Don Stannard-FrielDon Stannard-Friel, Ph.D.

Professor, Sociology and Anthropology

Education History

  • Ph.D., Sociology. University of California, Davis, 1978.
  • MA, Sociology. San Francisco State University, 1971.
  • BA, Sociology. San Francisco State University, 1970.

Courses Taught

  • Analyzing Social Settings (Qaulitative Methods)
  • Criminology
  • Cultural Antrhopology
  • Deviant Behavior
  • Inner City Studies Series
  • Love and Violence
  • Social Problems
  • Sociology of the Family
  • Streetwise Sociology

Recognitions

  • Living Torch Award, Notre Dame de Namur University, 2007
  • California Campus Compact-Carnegie Foundation Fellow for Service Learning and Political Engagement, 2007-2009
  • Alumni Award for Service and Dedication, Notre Dame de Namur University Alumni Association, 2005
  • Inner Fire Award, Center for Student Leadership, Notre Dame de Namur University, 2004
  • Cosby on Campus: Celebrating Teachers! Honoree, School of Education, Stanford University, 2004
  • Selected Baccalaureate Speaker by the Class of 2001, Notre Dame de Namur University
  • Mission Values in Action Award for Exemplifying and Promoting Social Justice and Global Peace, Notre Dame de Namur University, 1999
  • Sr. Catharine Julie Cunningham Teaching Project Award, for “Tenderloin U: A Collaborative Service Learning Project,” Notre Dame de Namur University, 1998
  • Faculty Fellow, The Futures Project: A Consortium of Independent Colleges and Universities, Higher Education Policy Institute, 1995-1997
  • George M. Keller Teaching Excellence Award, Notre Dame de Namur University, 1996
  • Faculty Fellow, Pew Higher Education Roundtable, Pew Charitable Trust, 1995-1996
  • Invited Presenter, The Great Conversation, Notre Dame de Namur University, October 12, 1995
  • Kellogg Foundation Grant Award, with Sr. Roseanne Murphy and Dr. Cheryl Joseph, for Social Change Through Social Service class, July 1993
  • Selected Baccalaureate Speaker by the Class of 1993, Notre Dame de Namur University
  • Sr. Catharine Julie Cunningham Teaching Project Award, for “Reflecting on Columbus’ Journey” (with Sr. Pat McGlinn, SND), Notre Dame de Namur University, 1992
  • Selected Baccalaureate Speaker by the Class of 1989, Notre Dame de Namur University

Professional Affiliations

  • Invited member, Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, inducted April 24, 2007
  • Elected member, Delta Epsilon Sigma, National Scholastic Honor Society, 1996
  • Elected member, Psi Chi, National Honor Society, 1995