Events

January 26, 2012 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Tracking the Health & Economic Implications of U.S. Population’s ‘Brain Health’: Findings from the Health and Retirement Study
Kenneth Langa Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study (HRS); Professor of Medicine, VA HSR&D Center of Excellence and Institute for Social Research; Associate Director, Institute of Gerontology - University of Michigan
IOA Visiting Scholars Series 2011-2012 | Location: Austrian Auditorium in the Clinical Research Building (CRB)
Institute On Aging and co-sponsored by the Penn Alzheimer’s Disease Center and Penn Memory Center, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research, the NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health, and the Penn Udall Center for Parkinson’s Research.
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January 27, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Examining Parental Incarceration and Criminal Justice Involvement Among Males in the U.S.
Michael Roettger Research Associate - University of Colorado, Boulder
Criminology Lectures | Location: 410 McNeil Bldg.
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January 30, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Life history transitions: An evolutionary demography approach
Claudia Valeggia Francis E. Johnston Term Associate Professor of Anthropology - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2012 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 1, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Neighborhood Mobility and Inequality in Multi-Ethnic America
Van Tran Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholar - University of Pennsylvania
Sociology Spring 2012 Colloquium | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 3, 2012 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Gender Gap in Higher Education in Europe: The Role of Family, Educational Access, and Labor Market Incentives
Anne McDaniel Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy - Columbia University
Education & Inequality Workshop | Location: 169 McNeil
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February 6, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Subsidized Training Program for Low Income Women in India: A Randomized Field Experiment
Subha Mani Assistant Professor of Economics - Fordham University
PSC Spring Colloquium Series 2012 | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 8, 2012 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Neurocriminology: The Next Frontier
Adrian Raine Richard Perry Professor of Criminology, Psychiatry, and Psychology; Graduate Chair, Department of Criminology - University of Pennsylvania
Criminology Lectures | Location: 3809 Walnut Street, Seminar Room
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February 10, 2012 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Autism and the Coming Crisis of Adulthood
Benjamin DiCicco-Bloom Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Culture & Interaction Workshop | Location: 169 McNeil
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February 13, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Social Process of Chinese International Migration to the US and Europe
Yao Lu Assistant Professor of Sociology - Columbia University
PSC Spring Colloquium Series 2012 | Location: 103 McNeil
Description:

Yao Lu's CV

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February 15, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination
Alondra Nelson Associate Professor of Sociology - Columbia University
Sociology Spring 2012 Colloquium | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 20, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Aligning Learning Incentives of Students and Teachers: Results from a Social Experiment in Mexican High Schools
Kenneth Wolpin Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Spring 2012 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
Description:

Kenneth Wolpin's CV

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February 20, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
GIS
Bruce Doran, Australian National University & Martin Young, Southern Cross University
Location: Meyerson Hall B3
Lecture co-sponsored by Penn Design, MUSA, and Criminology.
Description:

Bruce Doran, Australian National University & Martin Young, Southern Cross University

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February 27, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Research in Motion: An Analysis of the Culture of Foreign Aid
Susan Watkins Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania; Visiting Research Scientist, CCPR, University of California, Los Angeles - University of Pennsylvania; University of California, Los Angeles
PSC Spring Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
Description:

Susan Watkins CV

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February 27, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Amy Hillier Assistant Professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning at the School of Design - University of Pennsylvania
Description:

Register here.

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February 27, 2012 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description:

Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://global.gotowebinar.com/register/791778250

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February 29, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Group Processes, Social Norms, and Local Network Dynamics
James A. Kitts Assistant Professor of Management - Columbia University
Sociology Spring 2012 Colloquium | Location: 103 McNeil
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February 29, 2012 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Michael Katz Walter H. Annenberg Professor of History - University of Pennsylvania
Penn Institute for Urban Research Event | Location: Inn at Penn, Living Room
Co-sponsored by Penn’s Department of History and Penn Press.
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March 12, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The unfolding demographic and health transition in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from health and demographic surveillance data
Ayaga Bawah Assistant Professor of Population and Family Health, Mailman School of Public Health - Columbia University
PSC Spring 2012 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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March 19, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Education Differences in Healthy Behavior Changes and Adherence Among Middle-Aged Americans
Rachel Margolis Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology - University of Western Ontario
PSC Spring 2012 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
Description:

Rachel Margolis CV

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March 20, 2012
Maintaining Mobility in Old Age: The Role of Physical Activity
Jack Guralnick Professor of Epidemiology & Public Health - University of Maryland
IOA Visiting Scholars 2011-2012 Series | Location: Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building
Description:

Registration requested via email to aging@mail.med.upenn.edu or by phone at 215-898-3163. This lecture is free and open to the public.

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