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Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 5:30pm

Sociology Alumni Night

Join us for a recent alumni discussion on career choices, decisions to go to graduate school, living on your own, what to expect when you start a new job, and how to stay connected to UMass Amherst. Bring your questions about life after UMass. Light food and refreshments will be served.

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:30am

Clothing Retail Workers, Multilevel Managers, and the Service Panopticon

Presented by Joya Misra, Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at (with Kyla Walters), UMass-Amherst .


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Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 4:00pm

Specialization, Power, and Inequality: The Case of the Care Penalty

Third Annual Samuel Bowles Lecture by Nancy Folbre, Professor Emerita of Economics.

Specialization, Power, and Inequality: The Case of the Care Penalty

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, March 16, 2018 - 5:00pm

Winter Institute for Intercultural Communication

University of Massachusetts Amherst’s Institute for Teaching Excellence and Faculty Development (TEFD) will be hosting the 2018 Winter Institute for Intercultural Communication (WIIC) at the UMass Springfield Center from March 13-16.  A partnership with the renowned Intercultural Communication Institute (ICI), WIIC will provide an excellent opportunity for in-depth, intensive, professional development during its 3-day and 1-day workshops.  Administrators and Faculty in attendance will benefit from practical, organizational, theoretical and/or pedagogical expertise that can help support your

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Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Zube Lecture - Virginie Picon-Lefebvre

Virginie Picon-Lefebvre is a Professor of History and Architectural Culture at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d' Architecture Paris-Belleville in France, and principal of Arav Architecture.

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