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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.

National Pie Day TODAY!

Mark the end of the first week of the semester with a piece of pie! Fri. Jan. 23, 3:00-4:00 pm, 915 Social Sciences.

CHGS - Holocaust Remembrance

The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies and the Department of Sociology cosponsor "Bearing Witness 70 Years After the Liberation of Auschwitz," featuring artist Felix de la Concha's "Portraits and Conversations with Survivors of the Shoah," Mon. Jan. 26, 5:00 pm Reception, 6:30 pm Program, Riverview Gallery, Weisman Art Museum. Free and open to the public. Reservations required online or phone (612)424-3624. Parking available in the Weisman Art Museum garage.

Sociology Workshops

1. Catherine Squires (Communication Studies, UMN) presents "Olivia Pope: Citizen of Empire," Tues. Jan. 27, 4:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci.
2. Erin Kelly, Phyllis Moen, Wen Fan and Anne Kaduk present "Findings from the Flexible Work and Wellbeing Project," Tues. Feb. 3, 4:00 pm, 1114 Soc Sci.
3. 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.