Colloquia - Fall 2000


Date: October 2, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Commercialization of Universities: Why Is It Happening and Should Anyone Care?" Speaker is Burton Weisbrod, John Evans Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 16, 2000

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "From Neurons to Neighborhoods: What Really Matters for Young Children's Development." Speaker is Greg Duncan, Professor of Education and Social Policy, IPR Faculty Fellow, and Director of the Joint Center for Poverty Research.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 23, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Being Alone: An Intellectual History of Social Isolation." Speaker is Eric Klinenberg, Assistant Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 30, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Child Care and Social Citizenship in the United States." Speaker is Sonya Michel, Director of the Gender and Women's Studies Program, and Professor of Gender and Women's Studies and of History, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 6, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Evaluating Statistical Data: Plans for a Northwestern Research Center." Speaker is Bruce Spencer, Professor of Statistics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 13, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: Panel Discussion: "Election 2000: A Postmortem." Panelists are Jeff Manza, Associate Professor of Sociology; Susan Herbst, Professor of Political Science; and Jack Doppelt, Associate Professor of Journalism.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 20, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Use of Means-Tested Transfer Programs by Immigrants, Their Children, and Their Children's Children." Speaker is Luojia Hu, Assistant Professor of Economics, and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 27, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Welfare Reform and the New Politics of Suburban Centrism: From Segregation to Inclusion." Speaker is Dan Lewis, Professor of Education and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


A POST-ELECTION SPECIAL EVENT

Date: December 1, 2000
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Description: "Presidential Election 2000 and the Palm Beach County Butterfly Ballot." Speakers are Michael Herron, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northwestern University and Ken Shotts, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northwestern University.