College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Children are in the midst of a vast, unplanned experiment, surrounded by digital technologies that were not available but five years ago.  At the apex of this boom is the introduction of applications ("apps") for tablets and smartphones.  

September 11, 2015
12:30 pm

Campus Center, 162-75

Organized by the Department of Political Science, the 2015 Dean Alfange Jr. Lecture in American Constitutionalism explores how privacy as a constitutional concept has changed over the past half-century.

September 17, 2015
4:00 pm

Campus Center, 10th floor Amherst Room

Presented by Mona Eltahawy as a part of the Social Science Matters Series on Resistance.

October 26, 2015
4:00 pm

Campus Center, Amherst Room

Anita Sarkeesian, pop culture media critic and the creator of the video web series Feminist Frequency, will be giving a talk as part of the Social Science Matters Series on Resistance.

November 4, 2015
4:00 pm

Student Union Ballroom

An evening of slam research presentations by Social and Behavioral Sciences faculty members over hors d'oeuvres and beverages.

November 17, 2015
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Campus Center, Marriott Center

Paul Amar, associate professor in the global and international studies program at the University of California, Santa Barbara, speaks on “Resisting Police: Police Forces as Social Movements in Contentious Fields of Authoritarian-Populism, Militarized Masculinity, and Racial Brutality.”

March 24, 2016
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Student Union, Cape Cod Lounge