Calendar

October 2, 2014 - 5:00pm

Social Science Matters: Perspectives on Inequality—Gamble Lecture: Thomas Piketty

Thomas Piketty, author of Capital in the 21st Century and perhaps the first to document the 20th-century fall and rise and rise of The One Percent, will deliver the Gamble Lecture.

October 6, 2014 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

CPPA Faculty Colloquium: Krista Harper

"Participatory Visual Research for Food Justice Youth Development"

October 9, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Workshop: “Orientation to Add Health: A Data Goldmine for Interdisciplinary Research”

Presented by the Methodology Consulting Group at the Center for Research on Families at University of Massachusetts Amherst.

October 9, 2014 - 4:00pm to October 10, 2014 - 6:00pm

Theorizing the Tahrir Moments Research Group Presents: The Fight for Public Things

Bonnie Honig visits from Brown University to present The Fight for Public Things: Democracy's Necessary Conditions. Free and open to the public. 

October 10, 2014 - 10:00am

Mellon - LASA Workshop: Latin America in Comparative and Transnational Perspective

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Latin American Studies Association present ON PROTEST: Latin America in Comparative and Transnational Perspective. Free and open to the public.

October 10, 2014 - 3:00pm

PERI Speakers Series Presents: Global Value Chains and Africa's Industrialization

Presented by Steven Kayizzi-Mugerwa and Abebe Shimeles of the African Development Bank.

October 14, 2014 - 5:00pm

Presentation: David Bollier

David Bollier will speak about his latest book, Think Like a Commoner.

October 15, 2014 - 11:30am

Social Science Matters: Perspectives on Inequality—Alice Goffman

"On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City," presented by Alice Goffman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

October 17, 2014 - 2:00pm

Panel in Celebration of 40th Anniversary, Student Legal Services

 “National Security and Due Process” with attorney Burton Weinstein; Michael McAuliff, senior congressional reporter at the Huffington Post; and Charles Stimson, senior legal fellow at the Heritage Foundation.

October 21, 2014 - 4:00pm

Presentation: Peter Barnes

Peter Barnes will speak about his latest book With Liberty and Dividends for All.

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