Workshop

Education and Inequality Workgroup: Open planning meeting + coffee and bagels

Location: 
PSC Conference Room, 5th Floor McNeil
Date: 
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 10:00am - 10:45am

Family & Gender: Tina Wu, Ph.D. Candidate, Penn Sociology

"Emotional Economies of Scale: Organizational Structure of Emotional Labor in Home Health Care"
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Family & Gender: Frank Furstenberg, Penn Sociology Faculty Emeritus

Global Family Change
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Race, Ethnicity, & Immigration

Nascent Ideas Workshop
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Three students will present short descriptions of early-stage projects.  Please join us in helping them to sharpen their projects at this critical formative stage of their research.

Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration: Sarah Adeyinka-Skold, Ph.D. Student, Penn Sociology

"Counting the Costs: Relationship Formation Among College-Educated Women"
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, March 30, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction: Lindsay W. Glassman, Ph.D. Candidate, Penn Sociology

"No Use for Doctors’ Orders: An Exploration of Class and Culture in Deliberate Refusals of Medical Care"
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, February 9, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

2018 Penn Education and Inequality Cluster Mini-Conference

Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, January 26, 2018 - 1:30pm - 6:00pm

Education and Inequality Cluster in the Department of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania will host a mini-conference featuring two paper sessions: 1) Education and Social Mobility; 2) Housing and Neighborhood. The mini-conference will be held 1:30 to 5:20 pm, January 26 (Friday) in 169 McNeil Building, followed by Wine and Cheese.

Schedule

Medical Sociology: Joanna Kempner, Associate Professor of Sociology, Rutgers University

The Daytrippers: Psychedelics, Citizen Scientists, and a Quest to End Pain
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Education & Inequality: Alec Gershberg, Senior Lecturer in Sociology & Urban Studies, Senior Fellow, Penn GSE, International Educational Development Program, University of Pennsylvania

“The Political Economy of Education Reform in Developing Countries”
Location: 
169 McNeil Building
Date: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm