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Immigration History and Resource Center

1. MPR Radio interview with Chia Youyee Van, about 40 years of Hmong migration to the U.S.
2. Anduin Wilhide presents "From Snoose Boulevard to Little Somalia: A History of Cedar-Riverside," Thurs. Feb. 5, 12:00-1:00 pm, 308 Anderson Library.
3. Film, "We Rock Long Distance," World Premiere, Fri.-Sat., Feb. 6-7, Intermedia Arts, 2822 Lyndale Ave. So.

Prague Summer School

The annual Prague Summer School for graduate and undergraduate students will be held July 4-11, Prague, Czech Republic.

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