Calendar

October 27, 2014 - 4:00pm

Social Science Matters: Perspectives on Inequality—George Armelagos Lecture in Biocultural Anthropology: Alan Goodman

"Bred in the Bone? The Harmful Illogical Leaps of Race Realism and Geneticization" presented by Alan Goodman

October 27, 2014 - 4:00pm

Analysis of the Ethics-Aesthetics-Politics Production of LGBT Characters Exhibited in the Brazilian LGBT Film Festivals from 1990-2010

Fernando Teixeira, Clinical Psychologist in Brazil, will present this analysis put on by the Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies. Free and open to the public!

October 27, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Transforming Afro-Cuban Neighborhoods in Havana: A Movement for Social and Gender Equity in Community Development

STPEC and CHC co-sponsor a Special Topic Talk in Social Thought and Political Economy.

October 29, 2014 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Free ISSR Methodology Workshop: The Giant Social Sciences Data Home

This workshop is designed to introduce social scientists to the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). This is a data repository at the U. of Michigan that houses over 500,000 files of publicly available data sets. Topics will include searching for and retrieving data sets and an introduction to preparing one’s own data for deposit into the repository.

October 30, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

CRF Presents "Racial Socialization Processes Among Ethnically Diverse Urban Youth: Development and Education"

Center for Research on Families' Tay Gavin Erickson Lecture Series welcomes Diane Hughes, Ph.D., professor of psychology and co-director of the Center for Research on Culture, Development and Education at New York University. Free and open to the public. 

October 31, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Tovar Cerulli Research Discussion: Hunting Wolves, and Words

Tovar Cerulli, PhD student, will present his research titled "Hunting Wolves, and Words: A Comparative Analysis of Cultural Discourses Concerning the Gray Wolf in the Western Great Lakes Region."

November 3, 2014 (All day)

First Presentation Deadline for Launching Into Adulthood Adoption Conference

The Rudd Adoption Research Program presents "New Worlds of Adoption: Launching into Adulthood" conference Friday, April 17, 2015. Ann Masten, Ph.D., Regents Professor and Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Development at the University of Minnesota, will highlight research on resilience in development with a focus on transitions to adulthood. The first presentation submission deadline is Nov. 3, 2014.

November 3, 2014 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

CPPA Faculty Colloquium: Bruces Desmarais

Please join us for the November CPPA Faculty Colloquium, featuring Assistant Professor Bruce Desmarais (political science), who will present his recent research in a talk.

November 3, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Real Women. Real Voices. A Talk by Andrea James.

The Movement of Formerly Incarcerated Women to End Mass Incarceration. 

November 5, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Free ISSR Methodology Workshop: Exploring Coded Data in NVivo 10

This course will help NVivo 10 users use queries that allow them to look at their data in smaller, thematically organized groupings. Using queries, users can do second round coding within certain top-level nodes, search for certain types of coding errors, or compare data across cases both qualitatively and quantitatively. The workshop is designed for users who have already coded data in NVivo, but need an introduction to the various kinds of queries available in NVivo. Only open to users with an existing and coded NVivo project file.

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