Sociology Department Colloquium
Fall 2016-Spring 2017


All Talks are at 1:00pm in the McKinney Room (Rm 329)
unless otherwise stated.

FALL 2016  
Sept 9 Chris Wildeman Cornell  
    "Geographic Variation in the Cumulative Risk of Child Maltreatment and Foster Care Placement"  
  23 Jim House University of Michigan  
    "Beyond Obamacare: Life, Death, and Social Policy"
Oct 14 Cristobal Young Stanford University  
    "The Myth of Millionaire Migration: Taxing the Rich in a Time of Globalization"
  28 Michel Anteby  Boston University  
    "The Self-Fulfilling Cycle of Coercive Surveillance"
Nov 18 Bridget Goosby University of Nebraska  
    “Discrimination, Dynamic Stress Processes and Health Risk in the Early Life Course.”
Spring 2017  
Jan 27 Erin  McDonnell University of Notre Dame  
    "Interstitial Bureaucracy: How some state agencies succeed in the context of weak and fractious institutional environments"
Feb 17 David Williams Harvard University  
    "Race/Ethnicity and Health in the Trump Era: Evidence-based Projections and Speculations"
  24 Fred Wherry Yale University  
    "To Lend or Not to Lend: Obfuscating Denials and Managing Negative Social Capital"
Mar 24 Kevin Lewis UC-San Diego  
    “On the shoulders of giants:  Informal networks and scientific production”
  27 Michael Omi Berkeley  
    "Still Racy After All These Years?:  Racial Formation and the Future of Racial Theory."
Apr 14 Second Year  Graduate Student Presentations (Part I)  
  28 First Year Graduate Student Presentations
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