Interview with Professor Ernesto Castañeda: Meet the Professor

Bio: Ernesto Castañeda is the Director of the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies, Founding Director of the Immigration Lab, and Graduate Program Director of the MA in Sociology, Research, and Practice. He conducts research on migration, urban issues, health disparities, marginalized populations, and social movements. He compares immigrant integration and ethnic political mobilization … Read more

8 Common Mistakes People Make While Writing a Research Paper

A research paper is a piece of academic writing which involves an in-depth study of a research object or field. To collect data on a particular research topic, researchers conduct experiments or fieldwork, and draw conclusions from it. Writing a research paper is not exclusive to the natural sciences. Social scientists also heavily rely on … Read more

How to Write Coursework: Step by Step with Examples

Coursework Writing Guide – The realm of academia is filled with synonymous words that are not really synonymous in technicality. Terminologies and distinct meanings attached to them form the world of academics. Assessments situations for university students, such as an assignment, term paper, response paper, reflective essay, coursework, dissertation, and exam, are those few words … Read more