Rice sociologists honored by Children At Risk

Ruth López Turley receives award from Children At Risk

Rice University's Ruth López Turley, a professor of sociology and director of the Houston Education Research Consortium, and Stephen Klineberg, professor emeritus of sociology and founding director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research, were honored at Children At Risk's 2021 Accolades Luncheon held Oct. 8 at Hotel ZaZa in Houston. López Turley received the Statewide Outstanding Nonprofit Researcher Award and Klineberg received the Champion for Children Award.

Ruth López Turley receives award from Children at Risk.
From left: Children At Risk Board Chairperson Devika Kornbacher, López Turley, and Children at Risk President and CEO Bob Sanborn. Photo credit: Quy Tran Photography.
Steve Klineberg receives award from Children at Risk
From left: Children At Risk Board Chairperson Devika Kornbacher, Klineberg, and Children at Risk President and CEO Bob Sanborn. Photo credit: Quy Tran Photography.