Seminar Series

Sociology Program proudly presents the Spring 2015 Seminar Series
Fridays, 12 noon, at 100 Cummington Mall, Room 241
(unless otherwise noted)

Seminar Series - Friday, February 6th, 2015- Elizabeth Armstrong of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Elizabeth Armstrong

Professor Elizabeth Armstrong

of the University of Michigan
at Ann Arbor

presenting

Paying for the Party:
How College Maintains Inequality

Friday, February 6th, 2015
SOC 241 – 12PM

 

Seminar Series - Friday, February 13th, 2015 - Patricia Rieker of Boston University and Harvard Medical School

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Professor Patricia Rieker

of Boston University
and Harvard Medical School

presenting

The Health Gender Gap:
A Critical Discussion
of Evidence, Explanations
and Implications

Friday, February 13th, 2015
SOC 241 – 12PM

 


Seminar Series - Friday, March 6th, 2015 - Tasleem Padamsee of Ohio State University

headshot_padamsee1Professor  Tasleem Padamsee

of Ohio State University

presenting

Answering AIDS:
The United States
and the United Kingdom
Confront a Health Policy Crisis

Friday, March 6th, 2015
SOC 241 – 12PM

 

 


Seminar Series - Friday, March 20th, 2015 - Jyoti Puri of Simmons College

IMG_4115-3Professor Jyoti Puri

of Simmons College

presenting

Policing, Racialization,
and Same-Sex Sexualities in India

Friday, March 20th, 2015
SOC 241 – 12PM

 

Seminar Series - Friday, April 3rd, 2015- Rodney Benson of New York University

Benson Talking2Professor Rodney Benson

of New York University

presenting

How Strategies Follow Structures:
Toward a Sociological Theory
of Media Ownership Power

Friday, April 3rd, 2015
SOC 241 – 12PM

Seminar Series - Friday, April 24th, 2015 - James Mahoney of Northwestern

Mahoney PictureProfessor James Mahoney

of Northwestern University

presenting

Explaining the Great Continuity:
Ethnic Institutions, Colonialism,
and Social Development in Spanish America

Friday, April 24th, 2015
SOC 241 – 12PM

Annual Morris Lecture - Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 Cecilia Menjivar of Arizona State University

Cecilia Menjivar Oct 2013 6The 2015 Albert Morris Lecture in Sociology

welcomes

Professor Cecilia Menjivar

of Arizona State University

presenting

U.S. Immigration Law
and the Reconfiguration
of Immigrant Families

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015
George Sherman Union,
2nd floor Auditorium
775 Commonwealth Avenue