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Barry Wellman Colloquium Fri. January 19th, 2018
2:00 pm-3:30 pm
at Tinkham Veale University Center, Senior Classroom 134
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You are invited to join the Department of Sociology on Friday, January 19, 2018 for “Networked Individualism and the Digitization of Older Adults” presented by Barry Wellman, S.D. Clark Professor of Sociology, Co-Director, NetLab Network. Professor Wellman is a leading figure in the sociology of digital technology and the internet. His acclaimed 2013 book, Networked: The New Social Operating System elaborates his timely concept of “networked individualism.” The lecture will be held in Tinkham Veale University Center, Senior Classroom 134, from 2:00 – 3:30 PM. Refreshments will be provided.

Past Events

Event Date Summary
SJI Research Lunch Series features Aine Ni Leime Tue. April 26th, 2016
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Social Justice Institute Research Lunch Series
The SJI Research Lunch Series are monthly discussions of innovative social justice research. Reservations are requested for these informal conversations, held from12:30-2:00 pm in Crawford Hall.  …Read more.

Pamela Herd Lecture Wed. March 16th, 2016
3:00 pm-4:30 pm

You are invited to join the Department of Sociology on March 16, 2016 for “Promises and Pitfalls of Integrating Biological Data into Social Science Studies” presented by Pamela Herd, Professor of Public Affairs & Sociology, University of Wisconsin. …Read more.

Pamela Herd Workshop Wed. March 16th, 2016
9:00 am-10:30 am

The Department of Sociology is hosting a user workshop on March 16, 2016 from 9:00 – 10:30AM with Pamela Herd on the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study (WLS), a long-term cohort study of the high school graduates of 1957 and their siblings. …Read more.

SJI Research Lunch Series features Mary Erdmans Tue. March 1st, 2016
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Social Justice Institute Research Lunch Series
The SJI Research Lunch Series are monthly discussions of innovative social justice research. Reservations are requested for these informal conversations, held from12:30-2:00 pm in Crawford Hall.  …Read more.

Gunhild Hagestad Colloquium Wed. January 20th, 2016
9:00 am-10:30 am

The Department of Sociology will feature Gunhild Hagestad, Professor Emerita, Agder University College, Norway on January 20, 2016. Her talk entitled “How does a lifelong life-course researcher respond to a call for personal perspectives on aging?” will take place in Mather Memorial room 201 from 9:00 – 10:30 AM.

Innovation in Social Justice Research Lunch Series Tue. December 1st, 2015
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Come meet the Social Justice Institute Research Fellows, hear presentations about their research, and congratulate the new 2015-2016 Fellows on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 from 12:30 – 2:00 pm in Crawford Hall, room A13. …Read more.

Celebrating Undergraduate Sociology Student Jazmine Kirkland Fri. October 23rd, 2015
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Undergraduate sociology major, Jazmine Kirkland, will be honored with the Mather Prize for Professional and Academic Achievements, Leadership and Service at the Women of Achievement Luncheon held on October 23 from 12:30 – 2:00pm. …Read more.

Social Justice Institute features Kathryn Lavelle Wed. October 7th, 2015
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

“The Aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis: Is the ‘New Normal’ either New or Normal?”
Social Justice Institute Brown Bag Series
12:30 – 2:00
Crawford A13 …Read more.

Dr. Cecilia Ridgeway presents on campus Mon. September 21st, 2015
12:00 pm-4:30 pm

Dr. Cecilia Ridgeway, Professor in the Sociology Department at Stanford and former President of American Sociological Association (ASA), will be giving a presentation on “The Framing Effects of Gender in the Workplace” on Monday, September 21, 2015 in the Flora Stone Mather Center for Women.

Cassi Pittman Diversity Speaks Lecture Fri. April 24th, 2015
12:30 pm-1:30 pm

To Braid or Not to Braid: Cultural Constraints at Work …Read more.

Christine Schneider Public Prospectus Defense Wed. April 22nd, 2015
1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Living the “Forgetting” Experience: An Exploratory Inquiry of the Lived Experience of Mild Cognitive Impairment Among the VA Population in Cleveland …Read more.

Michael Flatt Dissertation Defense Tue. April 21st, 2015
2:15 pm-4:15 pm

“I’m sorry to have to ask you this”…Heterosexism and Institutionalized Homophobia in Tissue Donation …Read more.

Margaret Waltz Doctoral Showcase Lecture Thu. April 16th, 2015
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Waiting on Others: Performing Gender in Medical Waiting Rooms
(Refreshments at 4:00pm) …Read more.

Áine Ní Leíme Colloquium Tue. April 14th, 2015
3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Living Longer, Working Longer: Gender implications of policies to extend working life in Ireland
Áine Ní Leíme Colloquium Flyer …Read more.

Cassi Pittman Colloquium Thu. April 2nd, 2015
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Dressed for Success?: Middle-Class Blacks’ Use of Goods to Negotiate Race and Racial Stigma in the Workplace
Cassi Pittman Colloquium Flyer …Read more.


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