Events

January 15, 2009 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Family and Neighborhood Effects on Youth Violence: the Role of Business Improvement Districts in Los Angeles
John M. MacDonald Jerry Lee Assistant Professor of Criminology - University of Pennsylvania
FICAP Forum Series | Location: Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium
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January 23, 2009 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Origins of the Culture Wars: Birth Control, Eugenics and American Religion in the Early Twentieth Century
Melissa Wilde Assistant Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Culture & Interaction Workshop | Location: McNeil 167-8
Description: Co-Presented with Sabrina Danielsen
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January 26, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Happy and Healthy Life Expectancy in the US: Patterns and Explanations
Scott Lynch Associate Professor of Sociology - Princeton University
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 2, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Forecasting Murder
Richard Berk Professor of Criminology and Statistics - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 6, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Las Indígenas Están Cambiando: The biocultural impacts of westernization on health and fertility in Latin American indigenous women
Claudia Valeggia Francis E. Johnston Term Assistant Professor of Anthropology - University of Pennsylvania
Global Gender Faculty Seminar of 2009 | Location: 436 Cohen Hall
Description: Respondents: Afaf Meleis, Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing, and Ann Farnsworth-Alvear, Director, Latin American & Latino Studies Program, and Associate Professor of History. The seminar is open to faculty. To receive a copy of the paper and to reserve a lunch, please RSVP to Luz Marin by February 2nd.
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February 9, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Annette Lareau Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 13, 2009 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Mothers, Fathers, and Children's Organizational Lives: Understanding the MESHing Labor Carried Out by Mothers
Annette Lareau Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences and Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Culture & Interaction Workshop | Location: McNeil 167-8
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February 23, 2009 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
File Security Workshop
John Marcotte Director, Research Data Services for the School of Arts and Sciences - University of Pennsylvania
Location: 110 McNeil
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February 23, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde Associate Professor of Economics - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 26, 2009 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
NIH Public Policy Brown Bag
Location: 108 McNeil (UDAL Lab)
Description: Presented by the McNeil Business Office staff.
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February 26, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Intergroup Inequality as a Product of Diffusion of Practices with Network Externalities Under Conditions of Social Homophily: Applications to the Digital Divide in the U.S. and Rural/Urban Migration in Thailand
Paul DiMaggio A. Barton Hepburn Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs - Princeton University
Description: Co-Presented by Filiz Garip, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Harvard University.
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March 2, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Life Course Determinants of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Later Life Health
Steven Haas Assistant Professor of Population Dynamics - Arizona State University
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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March 4, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Social Determinants of Health: Global Evidence and Action
Sire Michael Marmot Director of the International Institute for Society and Health
Positive Health Lecture Series | Location: Dunlop Auditorium, Stemmler Hall
Description:
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March 4, 2009 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Discussion of "Unequal Childhoods"
Annette Lareau Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences and Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Sponsored by the Penn Education Society | Location: Rm. 314 Houston Hall
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March 16, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women’s Status in India
Emily Oster Assistant Professor of Economics - University of Chicago
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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March 23, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The impact of the AIDS pandemic on health services in Africa: Evidence from Demographic Health Surveys
Christina H. Paxson Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics and Public Affairs - Princeton University
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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March 30, 2009 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Poster Workshop
Nykia Perez Director of Information Services - Population Studies Center
PSC Workshops | Location: 110 McNeil
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March 30, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Familiality of Fertility and Post-Reproductive Survival: New Evidence from the Utah Population Database
Ken R. Smith Professor of Human Development and Family Studies - University of Utah
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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April 6, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Fiscal Externalities of Becoming a Parent
Douglas A. Wolf Gerald B. Cramer Professor of Aging Studies, Professor of Public Administration, Director, Center for Aging and Policy Studies, Associate Director, Aging Studies Program, Center for Policy Research - Syracuse University
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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April 13, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Neural mechanisms of intertemporal choice
Joe Kable Assistant Professor of Psychology - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
Description: Co-presented with Li-Wei Chao, Senior Fellow in the Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania.
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