March 25, 2015 - 11:15am to 12:45pm

STPEC Brown Bag with Sexual Minorities Archive

This talk is part of the STPEC Activist Brown Bag Lunch Series. The Sexual Minorities Educational Foundation, Inc. continues and expands the work of the Sexual Minorities Archives to collect, preserve, protect, and make accessible the literature, history, and art of all sexual minorities of all races and ethnicities. We seek to inform, educate, and inspire the TLGBIQ community and our allies to understand our unique stories, and individual and collective experiences.

March 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Exploring Coded Data in NVivo 10: Getting Started with Queries

An ISSR short course by Jackie Stein to help NVivo 10 users use queries that allow them to look at their data in smaller, thematically organized groupings.

March 25, 2015 - 4:00pm

Casinos, Jobs, & Competition: The Atlantic City Experience

Talk co-sponsored by PERI and the Economics Department. Free and open to the public.

March 26, 2015 - 4:00pm

Social Science Matters: Perspectives on Inequality—Suzanne Mettler

"Degrees of Inequality: How Higher Education Politics Sabotaged the American Dream," presented by Suzanne Mettler, Clinton Rossiter Professor of American Institutions in the Government Department at Cornell University with research and teaching interests in public policy (including social welfare, tax, health, and education policies), American political development, political behavior and civic engagement, and inequality. 

March 27, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Putting the Education Back in “Educational” Apps

Center for Research on Families’ Tay Gavin Erickson Lecture Series welcomes Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek, Ph.D., Director, Infant Language Laboratory, Temple University. This presentation is FREE and open to the public, with an informal reception to be held after.

April 1, 2015 - 4:00pm

Social Science Matters: Perspectives on Inequality—Margaret Gray

"Labor and the Locavore," presented by Margaret Gray, whose book of the same title won the 2014 Book of the Year Award from the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the American Political Science Association (APSA) Labor Project. Gray's work focuses on low-wage, non-citizen workers in the agro-food industry and their political, social, and economic opportunities. Primarily focused on the power structures facing marginalized workers.

April 2, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Information Session: Graduate Fellowship Opportunities For People of Color

Come to this information session and learn first-hand from successful fellowship recipients. We will outline a variety of fellowship opportunities, highlighting those with deadlines in January and February. Our panel will provide information about writing a competitive proposals and resources to get your proposal out the door on time.  

April 3, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Introduction to Qualtrics

In this session you will learn everything you need to get started creating surveys, distributing, and analyzing results using the Qualtrics Research Suite.

April 5, 2015 - 5:00pm

Smart Start: Negotiation Skills for Women

Public $tart $mart prepares college women who are approaching the job market with the confidence, knowledge, and skills they need to negotiate salaries and benefits. When students leave the workshop, they learn; how the gender wage gap affects their lives, how to develop a personal budget to determine salary needs, how to benchmark salary and benefits, and how to negotiate for their first salary out of college.

April 6, 2015 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

CPPA Faculty Colloquium: John Hird

Interim Social and Behavioral Sciences Dean John Hird (political science) will speak about his recent research in a talk titled "How Effective is Policy Analysis?"