Author Rohini Mohan discusses her book, "The Seasons of Trouble: Life Amid the Ruins of Sri Lanka's Civil War," Mon. Nov. 17, 4:45 pm, Weyerhauser Board Room, Weyerhauser Hall, Macalester College, 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul.
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"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.
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.
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
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.
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
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