April 16, 2015 Vol. 45, No. 14

4/16 - HGMV Workshop
4/17 - SRI
4/17 - MPC Data Training
4/17 - MPLS Theory Workshop
4/20 - MPC Seminar
4/21 - Faculty Meeting
4/23-25 - CHGS events
4/24 - Inequality & Methods Workshop
4/28 - Sociology Workshop
4/30 - Roetzel Lecture
5/1 - Bright Lights event

HGMV Workshop - TODAY

The Holocaust, Genocide & Mass Violence Workshop presents Alejandro Baer and graduate student Yagmur Karakaya, "Remembering to Forget? Holocaust Commemoration in Turkey and Spain," TODAY Thurs. April 16, 3:00 pm, 710 Soc Sci.

SRI - The Big Event Tomorrow!!

The 25th Annual Sociology Research Institute will be held all day Fri. April 17! This celebration of scholarship and intellectual community provides an opportunity for graduate and undergraduate students to showcase a broad range of research and to promote engaged discussion.
SCHEDULE - Rooms 180, 184 & 186 Humphrey School
8:15-8:45 Breakfast & Poster Session
8:45-10:15 Panel Session I
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-12:00 Program & Keynote Address
Keynote by Lisa Marie Cacho (Illinois-Urbana-Champaign)
"Legal vs. Racial Exclusion: Understanding Undocumented Immigrants and Mass Incarceration"
12:00-1:00 Lunch & Awards. Humphrey Atrium (RSVP required)
1:00-2:30 Panel Session II
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-4:15 Panel Session Session III
6:00 Reception, Awards Ceremony & Grad Student Program.
Cowles Center for Dance & Performing Arts, Studio 6A, 528 Hennepin Ave., downtown Minneapolis (next to LRT line).
SRI Committee: Prof. Cawo Abdi; graduate students Tanja Andic and Lisa Gulya; and staff member Mary Drew.

MPC Data Training

NHGIS: Tabular U.S. Census data and GIS boundary files from 1790 to present, Fri. April 17, 12:30 pm, S30C Wilson Library. Registration required.

MPLS Theory Workshop

Graduate student Veronica Horowitz will be the Discussant for "Reconceptualizing the Recidivist Premium," presented by Michael Tonry (Law), Fri. April 17, 12:15 pm, 3rd Floor, Lindquist & Vennum Room, Mondale Law School.

MPC Seminar

Patrick Sharkey (Sociology, NYU) presents "Neighborhood Inequality after the Crime Decline," Mon. April 20, MPC Seminar Room, 50 Willey Hall. Co-sponsored with the Life Course Center.

Faculty Meeting

A Faculty Meeting will be held on Tues. April 21, 3:30-5:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci. NOTE day and time.

CHGS - Profs. Baer & Savelsberg

CHGS - Profs. Baer & Savelsberg
"100 Years of Genocide" Conference and Teacher Workshop.
1. April 23 - Arsham and Charlotte Ohanessian Lecture
Bedross Der Matossian (History, NE-Lincoln) presents "The Armenian Genocide Historiography on the Eve of the Centennial: From Continuity to Contingency," Thurs. April 23, 7:00 pm, Humphrey Forum, Humphrey School. Open to the public.
2. April 24 - Student conference
Profs. Alejandro Baer and Joachim Savelsberg will be session moderators.
3. April 25 - K-16 Teacher Workshop

Inequality & Methods Workshop

Population Association of America annual conference practice talks, Fri. April 24, 12:15 pm, 50 Willey Hall.

Sociology Workshop

Graduate student Stephen Suh presents "Nostalgic for the Unfamiliar: Korean American Ethnic Return Migration and its Compelling Logic," Tues. April 28, 4:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci.