2001

Carrie Conaway

A.M. in Sociology and Social Policy, 2001.
Associate Commissioner for Planning, Research and Delivery Systems, Massachusetts Dept of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Alicia Sasser Modestino

Ph.D. in Economics, 2001.
Associate Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs and Economics.
Associate Director, Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy.
Mario Luis Small

Mario Luis Small

Ph.D. in Sociology, 2001.
Grafstein Family Professor of Sociology, Harvard University.

Villa VictoriaMario Luis Small's first book, Villa Victoria: The Transformation of Social Capital in a Boston Barrio, has been published by University of Chicago Press, 2004.

Winner of the 2005 C. . Wright Mills Award, Society for the Study of Social Problems.

Winner of the the 2005 Robert E. Park Award for Best Book, Community and Urban Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association. 

Unanticipated GainsMario Luis Small's second book, Unanticipated Gains, Origins of Network Inequality in Everyday Life, has been published by Oxford University Press (2009).

Winner of the 2009 C. Wright Mills Award, Society for the Study of Social Problems.

Ruth López Turley

Ph.D. in Sociology, 2001.
Professor of Sociology, Rice University.
Director, Houston Education Research Consortium (HERC)

Justin Wolfers

Ph.D. in Economics, 2001.
Professor of Economics and Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan.
Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics.


The IMF has named Justin Wolfers among its top 25 economists under the age of 45 (2014).

Justin Wolfers has received the Excellence Award in Global Economic Affairs from the Kiel Institute (Germany) (2007).