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Penumbra Theatre

"Let's Talk: Ferguson," a free, ticketed discussion presented by Penumbra Theatre, 270 No. Kent St., St. Paul, Wed. Sept. 10, 6:00-8:00 pm. Box Office: (651)224-3180.

SOM Conference

The Sociologists of Minnesota annual conference, "Applying Sociological Thinking to the 21st Century," will be held Thurs.-Fri. Oct. 9-10, Inver Hills Community College, 2500 E. 80th St., Inver Grove Heights. The keynote address will be presented by Danielle Kluz from the non profit organization, Breaking Free, St. Paul, Thurs. Oct. 9, 7:00-8:30 pm.

William Mitchell event

Jeffrey Van Nest, Special FBI Agent, presents "The FBI: Genocide and War Crimes Unit," Aug. 28, 7:00-9:00 pm, William Mitchell College of Law, Room 245 Auditorium. Open to the public. $10 general; $5 students and seniors.

Social Justice Conference - Cedar Riverside

Members of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, in conjunction with the University are convening the first ever "What Went Wrong?" conference, July 11-12, 2014, dedicated to understanding and enhancing community-engaged research practices.

InGRID, Germany

Applications invited for a Summer School, "Intergenerational and Life-Course Transmissions of Poverty," Sept. 15-19, University of Bremen, Germany, organized under project, "Inclusive Growth Research Infrastructure Diffusion."
Deadline: 30 June 2014

Data Workshop

The Data Incubator, Sept. 8-Oct. 17, New York City, is an intensive six-week workshop that prepares Postdocs Fellows and PhDs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. Free for Fellows.

Bell Museum

Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Thurs. May 8, 7:00 pm,, Beth El Synagogue, 5225 Barry St. West, St. Louis Park. Purchase tickets.

Trento, Italy - Migration Conference

The Migration Scenarios and Social Changes Study (SMMS), Department of Sociology and Social Research, University of Trento, Italy, hosts a conference, "Changing Population: Migration, Reproduction, and Identity," June 3-4, 2014. Registration online.
Deadline Early Bird registration: 5 May

Columbia - Summer Data Workshop

The Columbia Population Research Center, Columbia School of Social Work, New York City, invites applications for Fragile Families Summer Data Workshop, June 11-13, for the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study.
Deadline for national applicants: April 6
Deadline for international applicants: April 15, 11:59 pm EST

Center for Jewish Studies

1. Mon. April 7 - Prof. Vanessa Ochs (Religious Studies, U of Virginia) presents "Women of the Wall: The Inside Story," Temple Israel, 2324 Emerson Ave. So., Uptown, Minneapolis. Free and open to the public.
2. Thurs. April 10 - Film screening: "Aftermath," 7:00 pm, St. Anthony Main Theatre. Introduced by Prof. Alejandro Baer.
3. Sun. April 13 - Film screening: "The Last of The Unjust," 1:00 pm, St. Anthony Main Theatre.