ISSR Seminar | Before The Philadelphia Negro: Black Residential Patterns in the Late Nineteenth Century

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
107 Bartlett Hall | UMass Amherst
Although some scholars treat racial residential segregation in Northern cities as a twentieth-century phenomenon, this luncheon seminar presents evidence that black-white segregation was already high and rising by 1880 in Philadelphia

ISSR Methodology Workshop | Getting Started in NVivo: The Basics | Importing Your Data, Setting Up Your Node Structure, and Beginning to Code

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 12:15pm to 2:15pm
107 Bartlett Hall | UMass Amherst
This workshop will cover the basics of how to get started using NVivo. It is targeted to new users of NVivo who have little or no experience with the software. This hands-on session will focus on bringing data into NVivo, organizing it, and beginning to code.

ISSR Methodology Talk | Geo-Narrative | Analyzing Qualitative Data with GIS in Mixed-Method Research

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
107 Bartlett Hall | UMass Amherst
Mei-Po Kwan (Geography and Geographic Information Science | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) offers a case study illustration of qualitative methodologies at the intersection of qualitative geographic information systems (GIS), narrative analysis, 3D GIS-based time-geographic methods, and computer-aided qualitative data analysis.

ISSR Seminar | Erin Hazlett, PhD | Delineating Emotion-Processing Abnormalities in Individuals at Risk for Suicide with a Multimodal Psychophysiological Approach

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
521b Tobin Hall | UMass Amherst
Dr. Erin Hazlett is a Research Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Neuroscience and Director of the Cognitive Psychophysiology Laboratory at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.