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
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
Campus Center, 10th floor Amherst Room
Presented by Mona Eltahawy as a part of the Social Science Matters Series on Resistance.
October 26, 2015
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
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.”