Corey Dolgon is Professor of Sociology and Director of Community Based Learning at Stonehill College, in Easton, Massachusetts. He is also co-author (with Chris Baker) of the book, Social Problems: A Service Learning Approach.
Corey is a great example of someone practicing public sociology through academic civic engagement. One of his newer projects is This Week in Sociology, a website dedicated to “connecting your classroom to the world.” The site has lots of great examples of using a community lens to teach Sociology.
Dolgon is an articulate advocate for public sociology, and is co-editor of the book, Pioneers of Public Sociology: 30 Years of Humanity and Society.
Corey is full of great insights into teaching through community engagement. Be sure to check out his work.