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Successful Defense - Kyungmin Baek

Kyungmin Baek successfully defended his dissertation, "The Adoption of Outcomes of ISO 14001 Across Korean Business Firms," on July 14. His advisor is Prof. Erin Kelly. In Fall 2014, Dr. Baek will begin his career as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russian Federation. Congratulations, Dr. Baek!

Dissertation Defense - Raphi Rechitsky

Raphi Rechitsky will defend his dissertation, "Forced Migration Processes and Global Refugees at the Borders of Europe in Ukraine," Wed. July 23, 1:00-3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci Bldg. The public portion of the defense will be 1:00-1:30 pm. His Advisor is Prof. Ron Aminzade. In anticipation of a successful defense, the graduate program is planning a small celebration for Raphi, to be held at 3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci. All current department members are welcome to attend.

Dissertation Defense - Arturo Baiocchi

Arturo Baiocchi will defend his dissertation, "In the System for Too Long: Former Foster Youth and the Structural Ambivalence towards Mental Health," Fri. July 25, 10:00 am-12:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci Bldg. The public portion of the defense will be 10:00-10:30 am. His Advisor is Prof. Doug Hartmann. In anticipation of a successful defense, the graduate program is planning a small celebration for Arturo, to be held at 12:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci. All current department members are welcome to attend.

MPC Trainnig

IPUMS-USA: U.S. Census and American Community Survey from 1850 to Present, training tomorrow July 11, 1:00-2:00 pm, S30C Wilson Library. Register online.

Dissertation Defense - Kyungmin Baek

Kyungmin Baek will defend his dissertation, "The Adoption of Outcomes of ISO 14001 Across Korean Business Firms," Mon. July 14, 1:00-3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci Bldg. The public portion of the defense will be 1:00-1:30 pm. His Advisor is Prof. Erin Kelly. In anticipation of a successful defense, the graduate program is planning a small celebration for Kyungmin, to be held at 3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci. All current department members are welcome to attend.

Dissertation Defense - Raphi Rechitsky

Raphi Rechitsky will defend his dissertation, "Forced Migration Processes and Global Refugees at the Borders of Europe in Ukraine," Wed. July 23, 1:00-3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci Bldg. The public portion of the defense will be 1:00-1:30 pm. His Advisor is Prof. Ron Aminzade. In anticipation of a successful defense, the graduate program is planning a small celebration for Raphi, to be held at 3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci. All current department members are welcome to attend.

MPC Trainnig

IPUMS-USA: U.S. Census and American Community Survey from 1850 to Present, training on July 11, 1:00-2;00 pm, S30C Wilson Library. Register online.

Dissertation Defense - Kyungmin Baek

Kyungmin Baek will defend his dissertation, "The Adoption of Outcomes of ISO 14001 Across Korean Business Firms," Mon. July 14, 1:00-3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci Bldg. The public portion of the defense will be 1:00-1:30 pm. His Advisor is Prof. Erin Kelly. In anticipation of a successful defense, the graduate program is planning a small celebration for Kyungmin, to be held at 3:00 pm, 915 Soc Sci. All current department members are welcome to attend.

Book Launch - Prof. Bell

Prof. Joyce Bell (PhD 2007, UMN; Sociology, University of Pittsburgh) will be launching her new book, "The Black Power Movement and American Social Work," June 28, 6:00-8:00 pm, Ancestry Books, 2205 Lowry Ave No., Minneapolis. Congratulations, Prof. Bell!

MPC Trainnig

IPUMS-USA: U.S. Census and American Community Survey from 1850 to Present, training on July 11, 1:00-2;00 pm, S30C Wilson Library. Register online.