Events

April 25, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Variation in the Relationship Between Education and Marriage: Mismatch in the Marriage Market?
Kelly Musick Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management - Cornell University
PSC Spring 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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July 15, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Q & A with recent Ph.D. Graduates about their Job Market Experiences
Location: Sociology Conference Room
Sociology Department
Description:

On Friday, Elizabeth Vaquera, Laura Napolitano and Rachel Margolis have kindly agreed to speak and answer questions about their job market experiences.
The session will be 12 pm-1:30 pm in the Sociology Conference Room. Please RSVP to Audra Rodgers.

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August 16, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Penn Libraries WICShops | Location: Class of 1968 Seminar Room, WIC, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Description:

Learn how to build an iGoogle homepage with your favorite Google apps, blogs and news feeds. Also learn how to use Google Calendar to help you keep on top of deadlines and projects. We will also explore some of Google specialized search engines and how Google Scholar interfaces with PennText.

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August 25, 2011 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Penn Libraries WICShops | Location: Goldstein Computer Classroom, Room 114, Van Pelt Library
Description:

Prezi is a web-based tool that outshines PowerPoint in many ways. It allows you to create and present presentations with motion and organic structure, and keeps your audience engaged. Explore at http://www.prezi.com

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September 8, 2011
Bounds on Elasticities with Optimization Frictions: A Synthesis of Micro and Macro Evidence on Labor Supply
Raj Chetty Professor of Economics - Harvard University
Empirical Micro Workshop | Location: 309 McNeil Building
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September 12, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Education will be at the heart of 21st century demography
Wolfgang Lutz Founding Director, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital, and Professor of Applied Statistics at Vienna University
PSC Fall 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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September 12, 2011 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
James W. Vaupel Professor and Founding Director of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
Location: BRB 2/3 Auditorium, 421 Curie Boulevard, University of Pennsylvania
Co-sponsored by the Population Aging Research Center (PARC).
Description:

To register to attend the Cristofalo Lectureship, please email aging@mail.med.upenn.edu or call 215-898-3163.

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September 14, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Ann Zenobia Moore Predoctoral Trainee - Johns Hopkins University Center on Aging and Health
School of Nursing Research Colloquium | Location: Claire Fagin Hall, Room 213
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September 15, 2011 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Penn Libraries WICShops | Location: Class of 1968 Seminar Room, WIC, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
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September 16, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Emily Erikson Assistant Professor of Sociology - Yale University
Economic Sociology Workshop | Location: Room 200, Graduate School of Education Building, 3700 Walnut St.
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September 16, 2011 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Learning to be illegal: Undocumented young adults and the confusing and contradictory routes to adulthood
Roberto Gonzales Assistant Professor of Sociology - School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
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September 19, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Making Schools Work: New Evidence on Accountability Reforms
Harry Patrinos Lead Education Economist, Education, Human Development Network
PSC Fall 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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September 24, 2011 6:00 PM
Location: Emilio Parrado & Chenoa Flippen's home
Description:

We want you to come! Bring your nearest and dearest, plus anyone else you are hosting that weekend. Pot luck, as always. We need salads, main dishes, and desserts, in no particular order. There is a sign-up sheet in 239 McNeil. If you can, let Glen Thomas know that you’re coming, and the number of guests you are bringing (so we can make sure we don’t run out of drinks) at 215-898-6441 or glenwood@sas.upenn.edu.

Emilio & Chenoa's address and phone number are:

318 Admiral's Way
Naval Square
Philadelphia, PA 19146
215-545-0942

Naval Square entrance is located at 24th & Fitzwater Streets. Septa route 40 will take you to 23rd & South. Septa routes 7 and 12 can be picked up at 23rd and Chestnut or Walnut and will drop you off at the entrance to Naval Square. Consult the Septa web site for more information: http://www.septa.org/schedules/bus/pdf/040.pdf

Parking inside the complex is limited to a handful of visitors’ spots. There is plenty of on street parking surrounding the complex on Bainbridge Street.

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September 26, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Population Aging and Intergenerational Transfers, A Global Perspective
Ronald Lee CEDA Chair - University of California, Berkeley
PSC Fall 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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September 30, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Effects of Incarceration on Mental and Physical Health
Jason Schnittker Associate Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Knowledge by the Slice | Location: Claudia Cohen Hall, Terrace Room
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September 30, 2011 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
'I Need Help!' Social Class and Children's Help-Seeking in Elementary School
Jessica McCrory Calarco Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Education and Inequality Workshop | Location: 169 McNeil
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October 3, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
(Re)emergence of of Late Marriage in China
Yong Cai Assistant Professor of Sociology - University of North Carolina
PSC Fall 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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October 5, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Navigating Neighborhoods: How Social Networks and Space Shape the Decisions and Experiences of Families in Housing Mobility Programs
Melody Boyd Postdoctoral Researcher, Population Studies Center - University of Pennsylvania
Sociology Fall 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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October 7, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Mediated Effects of Internet Activism on Protest Policing in China
Guobin Yang Associate Professor, Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures and Department of Sociology - Barnard College, Columbia University
Sociology Fall 2011 Colloquium Series | Location: 111 Annenberg
Co-sponsored by the Annenberg School for Communication
Description:

Please note special day, time and location: Friday, October 7 – Noon at Annenberg 111. Lunch will be provided.

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October 10, 2011 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Penn Fall Break (no colloquium)
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