Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title: The Social Context of Influence, Coercion, and Control: Intimate Relationships and Reproductive Behaviors Abstract: This talk presents results from four separate papers, which illustrate the importance of intimate relationships as the immediate context of whether young women get what they... Read More »
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 1:15pm
McKinney Confrence Room 329 Soc/Psych Bldg
On Friday September 27, at 1:15 pm in rm 329 Soc/Psych (McKinney), Dr. Robert Vargas from The University of Chicago Sociology Department will give a talk.  Title: 'Redistricting and the Formation of Dynastic Communities' .  His personal website is here.
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title TBA
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title:The Urbanization of Rural America: Shifting Rural-Urban Boundaries and the Places Left Behind The social and symbolic boundaries that define rural America are highly ambiguous. Paradoxically, the majority of rural Americans today live in metropolitan areas-at the periphery of big cities and... Read More »
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 1:15pm
McKinney Confrence Room 329 Soc/Psych Bldg
Dr. Joyce Bell of the University of Minnesota Sociology Department will present a talk on Friday, October 11, 2019 in rm 329 Soc/Psych(McKinney) at 1:15 pm.  The talk title: 'Race & Revolt at Work: Black Professionals and the Black Power Movement'.
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title: Activity Space, Social Interaction and Health in Later Life Whether older adults reside in their long-term communities or move to other locations, the characteristics of the places where they experience the aging process likely have profound consequences for their abilities to adapt to... Read More »
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 1:15pm
McKinney Confrence Room 329 Soc/Psych Bldg
Dr. Tey Meadow of the Sociology Department at Columbia University in New York will present a talk on Friday, October 18, 2019 in rm 329 Soc/Psych(McKinney) at 1:15 pm.  The talk title: 'Trans Kids: Being Gendered in the Twenty-First Century'. 
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title TBA
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 1:15pm
McKinney Confrence Room 329 Soc/Psych Bldg
Dr. Sarah Harkness of the University of Iowa Sociology Department will present a talk entitled: 'The Rocky Road of Success: Intersectionality Effects in a Peer-to-Peer Lending Market', on Friday, October 25, 2019 in rm 329 Soc/Psych(McKinney) at 1:15 pm.
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title:"Maternal nutrition and early life health in India: Puzzles and evidence from birth order" Abstract: India is home to one-sixth of all people, one-fifth of all births, and one-fourth of all neonatal deaths. Why is death so likely at the beginning of life in India - even more so than in many... Read More »

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