January 29, 2015 Vol. 45, No. 4

2/2 - MPC Seminar
2/2 - Faculty Meeting
2/2 - UMSA Spring Social
2/3 - Sociology Workshop
2/6 - Sociology Workshop
2/6 - Inequality & Methods Workshop
2/16 - UMSA / MN Global Justice Project event

MPC Seminar

Matt Sobeck (RA, MPC) presents "Integrating the World's Census Data: IPUMS
International," Mon. Feb. 2, 12:15 pm, MPC Seminar Room, 50 Willey Hall.

Faculty Meeting

A Faculty Meeting will be held on Mon. Feb. 2, 2:30-4:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci.

UMSA

The undergraduate UMN Sociological Association announces to upcoming events:
1. Mon. Feb. 2. Spring 2015 Meet & Greet Social, 3:00-4:30 pm, 915 Soc Sci. All are welcome!
2. Mon. Feb. 16. Guest speaker: Jorege Armando, Chico Mendes Reforestation Project, 4:00-6:00 pm, 1114 & 1183 Soc Sci. The project focuses on planting trees endemic to Guatemala. Co-sponsored by the MN Global Justice Project. Contact: David Pellow.

Sociology Workshops

1. Erin Kelly and Phyllis Moen, and graduate students Wen Fan and Anne Kaduk present "Findings from the Flexible Work and Wellbeing Project," Tues. Feb. 3, 4:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci.
2. Joyce Bell (Pittsburgh) presents "Black Professional Associations and the Institutionalization of Black Power Politics," Fri. Feb. 6, 4:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci. NOTE day and date.

Inequality & Methods Workshops

MPC Project Managers present a panel discussion about their projects, Fri. Feb. 6, 12:15 pm, MPC Seminar Room.

In the News - Alejandro Baer

Alejandro Baer and Steve Hunegs (Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas) wrote a Minneapolis Star Tribune editorial, 70 Years After Auschwitz: Reasons for Concern, Hope.


In the News - Alejandro Baer

Alejandro Baer was featured in an MPR radio broadcast, Portraits Preserve the Stories of Holocaust Survivors, about portraits by Felix de la Concha at the Weisman Museum.

Parking & Transportation - UMN Sports Events

Fri. Jan. 30 7:00 pm Women's Hockey MN vs. OH State, Ridder Arena
Sat. Jan. 31 2:00 pm Women's Hockey MN vs. OH State, Ridder Arena
Sat. Jan. 31 5:00 pm Men's Basketball MN vs. NE, Williams Arena
Fri. Feb. 6, 8:00 pm Men's Hockey MN vs. OH State, Mariucci Arena
Sat. Feb. 7, 7:00 pm Men's Hockey MN vs. OH State, Mariucci Arena
Sat. Feb. 7 2:00 pm Men's Basketball MN vs. Purdue, Williams Arena
Sun. Feb. 8 2:00 pm Women's Basketball MN vs. MI State, Williams Arena

Mondale Law - Faculty Works in Progress

Minna Grans (Uppsala, Sweden), Thurs. Feb. 5, 12:15-1:15 pm, Room 385 Mondale Hall. For more information, contact Bria Goldman, (612)626-5048.