Alumni Events

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Social Science & Social Location Series | Gender in the Social Science Professions: How is it informing scholarship?

Social institutions such as gender are widely recognized within the social sciences to affect the operation of the world we study. Yet they also affect how we conduct our work as scholars, from how research is conducted, how networks of collaboration and esteem function within the profession, and many other aspects of our lives as scholars.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

The Arrival of Social Science Genomics

Presenter: Jeremy Freese, Professor, Department of Sociology, Stanford University

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Monday, March 4, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

School of Public Policy Colloquia Series: Linda Smircich and Marta Calás

 Linda Smircich and Marta Calás of the Isenberg School of Management speak as part of the School of Public Policy 2018-19 Colloquia Series

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Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 12:00am to 2:00pm

In the Ruins of Constitutional Government

Kim Lane Scheppele, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Sociology & International Affairs at Princeton University, will present this lecture. Her work focuses on the intersection of constitutional and international law, particularly in constitutional systems under stress. After 9/11, she researched the effects of the international “war on terror” on constitutional protections around the world. Since 2010, she has been documenting the rise of autocratic legalism first in Hungary and then in Poland within the European Union, as well as its spread around the world.

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Monday, March 25, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Seminar | Affective Economy of Media Solidarities, with Kaarina Nikunen (Tampere University | Finland)

Please join us in welcoming Visiting Scholar Kaarina Nikunen, who will present her work on media solidarities.

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