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Welcome to the 2014-2015 Sociology and Demography Cohort!
September 18, 2014
September 16, 2014
September 15, 2014
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9:00am
Fitts Auditorium, Golkin Hall, 3501 Sansom Street
Education & Inequality: Hyunjoon Park (Penn) and Kuentae Kim, Associate Professor, Dept. of Korean History, Seoul National Univ.
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
169 McNeil Building
PSC Colloquium: Jennifer Lundquist, Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts, Dept. of Sociology
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 12:00pm
103 McNeil Building