Past Events



Program on Race, Science and Society Talk: Natalie Shibley, PRSS Postdoctoral Fellow

“Race, Homosexuality, and Military Justice.”
Jan 28, 2020 at -

Program on Race, Science & Society Postdoctoral Fellow Natalie Shibley will discuss her research on the history of homosexuality investigations in the U.S. military.



***CANCELED*** Education & Inequality Works-in-Progress Meeting

Jan 28, 2020 at -



Population Studies Colloquium: John Eason, Associate Professor, Sociology - University of Wisconsin-Madison, Center for Demography & Ecology

In Our Backyards: How the Prison Boom Transformed Rural America
Jan 27, 2020 at -



Analytics at Wharton Presents: Timnit Gebru, PhD, Research Scientist at Google, Ethical Artificial Intelligence Team

"Consent, Power, Inclusivity, Transparency, Ethics, and Privacy in Collecting Sociocultural Data in Machine Learning: Lessons from Historical Archives."
Jan 24, 2020 at -



Education & Inequality: Amy Hsin, Associate Professor of Sociology, Queens College, CUNY

Workshop
"Beyond Dreamers: The under-analyzed complexity of the undocumented youth population."
Jan 24, 2020 at -

A sizable body of sociological research has established legal status as a critical axis of stratification in American society. At the same time, immigration scholars have cautioned against viewing legal…



Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: Janet Vertesi, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Princeton University

Colloquium
"Shaping Science: Organizations, Decisions, and Culture on NASA’s Teams"
Jan 22, 2020 at -



Education & Inequality Works-in-Progress Meeting: Marcus Wright, Ed.D. Student, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education

"Failing to Plan, Planning to Fail: Flagship Strategic Plans and College Affordability for Low Income Students"
Jan 21, 2020 at -



***CANCELED*** Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction: David Sorge, Ph.D Candidate in Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

Workshop
“Pogrom Narratives, Pogrom Repertoire: Computational Narrative Analysis of Hindu-Muslim Violence in the Times of India, 1986.”
Jan 17, 2020 at -



Faculty Meeting (Standing Faculty Only)

Jan 15, 2020 at -



Reverberations of Inequality Workshop: Alexes Harris, Presidential Term Professor, University of Washington Dept. of Sociology

A Pound of Flesh: Monetary Sanctions, the Punishment Continuum, and the Way Forward
Dec 12, 2019 at -

Free and open to the public / Food provided