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Public Engagement Project: Making Your Research Public

Monday, October 5, 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Campus Center 804-09
Scholars are increasingly interested in making their research public. What are different avenues and strategies to disseminate research outside of the academy? Five 2015 UMass Public Engagement Faculty Fellows will discuss successes and challenges disseminating research to the media, policy makers, community groups, and the general public.

Meeting Ethnography: Understanding the Role of Meetings in Governance, Resistance, and Development

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Campus Center 804-08
The Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) and the UMass Department of Anthropology co-sponsor a panel on the ethnography of meetings, one of the most prevalent and undertheorized sites of contemporary ethnographic engagement.

ISSR Methodology Workshop 3: Getting Started in NVivo for Windows

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Bartlett Hall, Room 107
This hands-on workshop will introduce users to NVivo 10 or 11 for Windows.* We'll cover the basics for getting started with your project, including importing and organizing your data, setting up your node structure, and coding. Registration is required: see Read More for registration link.

ISSR Methodology Workshop 8: Exploring Coded Data in NVivo – Getting Started with Queries

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 2:00pm to Friday, November 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
Bartlett Hall, Room 107
This course will help NVivo users construct a variety of queries, including text-based queries, matrix queries, and coding queries, to begin to explore their coded data. Instructor will assume a basic working knowledge of NVivo.


Payment Details

  • Five College Student: $100
  • Five College Faculty: $200
  • Non-Five College Student: $225
  • Non-Five College Faculty: $325

Payment is due two weeks before workshop start date. Failure to pay by then may result in the loss of your seat to a registrant on the waitlist.

ISSR accepts payments by departmental recharge form or personal check. If you are paying from departmental funds, ask your bookkeeper to contact Karen Mason for the recharge form and instructions for completing. If paying by personal check, please make it out to "University of Massachusetts" and note in the lower left corner the name of the workshop you are registering for. A receipt can be sent to you on request. ISSR cannot accept credit or debit cards.

Send payment to:
Karen Mason
W34A Machmer Hall
University of Massachusetts
240 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9278