Lecture/Talk
Learn to identify and scout for vegetable pests and select Integrated Pest Management strategies that work.

August 2, 2016
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Red Fire Farm with Ryan Voiland
The Social Science Matters speaker series showcases the contributions of various social science disciplines to pressing current societal issues. The series demonstrate the cross-disciplinary connections within and beyond SBS, and has covered topics such as inequality and resistance in past iterations.

September 26, 2016
5:00 pm

Campus Center, Hadley Room

Anthropologist Caroline Brettell, Ph.D., will speak.

September 27, 2016
4:30 pm

Campus Center, 805

Labor Econonomist from Harvard University, George Borjas, will discuss main arguments from his book “We Wanted Workers: A Discussion of the Economic Impacts of Immigration” as part of a panel for the Social Science Matters speaker series on Migration.

September 29, 2016
5:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Dr. Jay Lund presents the annual Tsuan Hua Feng Lecture in Civil and Environmental Engineering.

October 6, 2016
4:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst

Dennis Childs is associate professor of African American Literature and an affiliate faculty member of the Department of Ethnic Studies and Critical Gender Studies at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD).

October 13, 2016
4:00 pm-6:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

Claire Wardle, former Communications Director for UNHCR U.S., will give a lecture on Advocacy and Communication Technology as part of the Social Science Matters Series on Migration.

October 25, 2016
4:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center, 3rd Floor Communication Hub

The Department of Sociology is hosting the first interdisciplinary graduate student conference on ethnographic methodologies.

November 4—November 5, 2016

All Campus

Giovanna Dell'Orto will present as part of the Social Science Matters speaker series on Migration. She specializes in how media cover migration on the southern borders in U.S. and Europe. 

November 10, 2016
4:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center, Communication Hub, 3rd Floor