Workshop

Culture and Interaction: Elizabeth Lee

"Financial Aid: Formal Categories and Informal Meanings"
Location: 
McNeil Building 167-8
Date: 
Friday, April 15, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Sociology Graduate Student

University of Pennsylvania

Culture and Interaction: Elizabeth Raleigh

"Babies' Gatekeepers: Adoption Social Workers and the Racialized Kinship Marketplace"
Location: 
McNeil Building 167-8
Date: 
Friday, March 18, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Sociology Graduate Student

University of Pennsylvania

Culture & Interaction Workshop

Location: 
McNeil Building

 

Education and Inequality: Richard Arum

"Academically Adrift"
Location: 
Room 203 Graduate School of Education
Date: 
Friday, February 4, 2011 - 12:15pm - 2:00pm

Professor of Humanities & the Social Sciences, The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

New York University

Education and Inequality: Ezekiel Dixon-Roman

"Assessing Wealth: Family Wealth and SAT Performance"
Location: 
McNeil Building 167-8
Date: 
Friday, February 11, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

 Assistant Professor

University of Pennsylvania, Schoolof Social Policy & Practice

Family & Gender: Laura Tach

"Family Instability and the Complexity of Household Obligations"
Location: 
McNeil Building 167-8
Date: 
Friday, February 18, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Laura Tach – Robert Wood Johnson Scholar

Race, Ethnicity, Immigration: Christopher Smith

"Harm Reduction as Anarchist Practice: A Users' Guide to Capitalism and Addiction“
Location: 
McNeil 167-8
Date: 
Friday, January 21, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Christopher Smith – SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Anthropology- University of Pennsylvania

Link to paper and presentation.

Culture & Interaction: Lisa McCormick

Location: 
McNeil 169
Date: 
Friday, November 19, 2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Lisa McCormick (Haverford), "Evaluating Performance"

 

Additional Workshop presentations.

Urban Ethnography: Iddo Tavory

"On Moral Density: Street Danger and Experience in a Jewish Orthodox Neighborhood."
Location: 
McNeil 169
Date: 
Friday, December 3, 2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Iddo  Tavory,   Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, New School for Social Research.

Culture and Interaction: Jooyoung Lee

"Life After the Shooting: Medical Practices and the Everyday Lives of Gunshot Victims"
Location: 
McNeil 167-8
Date: 
Friday, January 28, 2011 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Jooyoung Lee - Robert Wood Johnson Health & Society Scholar - University of Pennsylvania