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October18
October18
Monday, October 18, 2021 - 4:00pm

Hear from Peers: On-Campus Involvement

Hear from Peers is a series that we run throughout the school year, but our first session will be focusing on on-campus involvement! Our Sociology peer advisors speaking on this panel are CJ (acapella groups), Isabel (Sociology club), and Jenna (Education club).

This session will take place in Thompson 919 and will be available virtually.

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October19
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 4:00pm

Romantic Apartheid? Online Dating as an Agent for Social Change

UMass Sociologist Jennifer Lundquist has been selected from an illustrious pool of faculty nominations to deliver a lecture in the 2021-2022 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series at which she will be awarded the Chancellor’s Medal. The lecture is titled 'Romantic Apartheid? Online Dating as an Agent for Social Change'

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October19
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Academic Fellows Program October Social & Dinner

October20
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The Power of Numbers for Social Justice

ISSR is celebrating Erica Scharrer's and Srividya Ramasubramanian's new book, Quantitative Research Methods in Communication: The Power of Numbers for Social Justice, an important new resource on using the power of numbers to advance social justice. We invite you to a public, online celebration and discussion with the co-authors and a panel of researchers engaging quantitative methods for social justice across UMass Amherst.

 

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