The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Faculty Events

June08
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 9:00am to Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 9:00pm

Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) Online Summer Methodology Workshops

The UMass Amherst Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) will be presenting a series of online summer methodology workshops throughout June and July. The numerous multi-day workshops will provide registrants with education in various tools and methods used in social science research, under the instruction of faculty members and researchers across the university’s schools and colleges.

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July15
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Center for Justice, Law and Societies presents: "At the Frontlines, Emerging Voices on the Practice and Politics of Criminal Justice Reform"

Presented by the Center for Justice, Law and Societies, this event will feature scholars working at the intersections o critical race theory, organizations theory, and critical criminology as they explore the historical roots of the crises in policing and our criminal systems. The discussion will also touch on the crisis of structural racism in the academy and our other social and political institutions.

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