Chris Bruckert (Full Professor) was awarded the prestigious Angus Reid Practitioners / Applied Sociology Award from the Canadian Sociological Association. Her unanimous selection for the prize reflects the fact that "Her contribution to Sociology and the applied component of the disciplinary has been exceptional". The selection committee highlighted how "Chris endeavors to put the principles of committed scholarship into practice and is active in the sex worker rights movement. Her engagement includes being an extremely active member of POWER (Prostitutes of Ottawa-Gatineau Work, Educate and Resist) Ottawa's first by-and-for sex worker rights group". Congratulations Chris! This award is well-deserved.