Past Events



Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration: Evelyn J. Patterson, Associate Professor of Sociology, Vanderbilt University

Workshop
"The Long Arc of Mass Imprisonment"
Oct 16, 2020 at -



Recognizing and Addressing the Effects of Structural Racism on Health

A Virtual Conversation with Courtney Boen, PhD, MPH, Sara Jacoby, PhD, MPH, MSN, Jamila Michener, PhD, and John Rich, MD, MPH, moderated by Atheendar Venkataramani, MD, PhD
Oct 16, 2020 at -

Racism is a root cause of racial health inequities, fostering widespread discriminatory practices that reinforce inequitable systems across society. Our panel of experts will discuss the consequences of these…



Education & Inequality Works-in-Progress: Elena van Stee & Marcus Wright

COVID-19 and First Generation College Students
Oct 15, 2020 at -



Faculty Meeting (Standing Faculty Only)

Oct 14, 2020 at -



Education & Inequality Works-in-Progress: Kai Feng, Penn Demography

Children's time use in routine housework in U.S. 1997-2014 (paper discussion)
Oct 8, 2020 at -



Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction: Tyler G. Baldor, Ph.D Candidate, University of Pennsylvania

Workshop
"Constructing Heteronormativity in Urban Gay Spaces"
Oct 2, 2020 at -



Education & Inequality Works-in-Progress: Megan N. Reed

"Marriage is a Complete Gamble: Risk and Uncertainty on the Indian Marriage Market
Oct 1, 2020 at -



Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: Theodore P. Gerber, Conway-Bascom Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Colloquium
Homeownership and civic engagement: a comparative study of post-Soviet countries
Sep 30, 2020 at -



Education & Inequality: Jessica Calarco, Associate Professor of Sociology, Indiana University

Workshop
Avoiding us versus them: How schools’ dependence on privileged “helicopter” parents influences enforcement of rules
Sep 25, 2020 at -