Other Events

Each year, CRF collaborates with departments and other units on campus as well as the local colleges to host speakers and co-sponsor conferences related to family research.

There are currently no lectures.

Presenters:
Event Date(s):
Mon 5th, October 2015 | 12:30pm
Description:

MAKING YOUR RESEARCH PUBLIC

Monday, October 5, 2015 * 12:30 to 2:00 p.m.
Campus Center Room 804-09, University of Massachusetts Amherst
*Light refreshments will be served*

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Presenters:
Dr. Julie Hemment (Associate Professor of Anthropology)
Event Date(s):
Tue 6th, October 2015 | 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Description:

Please join us in celebrating the release of a new book by UMass professors and Center for Research on Families Scholars’
Dr. Julie Hemment (Associate Professor of Anthropology)
“Youth Politics in Putin's Russia: Producing Patriots and Entrepreneurs”


Dr. Julie Hemment, associate professor of anthropology and former CRF scholar, will discuss her book, followed by a moderated discussion and reception.

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Presenters:
Madeline Pérez & Anthony De Jesús
Event Date(s):
Wed 28th, October 2015 | 4:00pm
Description:

The University of Massachusetts Amherst’s School of Education Social Justice Education presents:

“Social Work & Social Justice Education Symposium”


Madeline Pérez

Adelante: Supporting and Retaining Latina Adult College Students through a Social Justice Perspective

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Presenters:
Maria Balinska, Bruce G. Wilson Jr., David Mednicoff, Julian Tyson
Event Date(s):
Tue 10th, November 2015 | 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Description:

 

WANT TO REACH THE GENERAL PUBLIC?
Learn about The Conversation, a digital publication reaching millions each month with analyses and commentaries written by academics.


Featured Speakers:

In this interactive presentation, you will learn about the history and reach of The Conversation, and hear from UMass Faculty who are published authors in The Conversation.

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Presenters:
Lisa Harvey & Laurel Smith-Doerr
Event Date(s):
Tue 8th, December 2015 | 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Description:

Led by Center for Research on Families (CRF) Affiliate Lisa Harvey and Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) Director Laurel Smith-Doerr, prospective applicants for the faculty Scholars Programs at CRF and ISSR will receive guidance on the application process, which program to apply to, and what reviewers will be looking for in competitive applications for the spring 2016 application deadline.

*This seminar is meant for faculty only. A light lunch will be provided.

 

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