Colloquia - Fall 2006


Date: October 2, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Origins of Stereotypes: How Observations of Groups’ Social Roles Shape Stereotype Content." Speaker is Alice Eagly, James Padilla Professor in Arts and Sciences, Professor of Psychology and Department Chair, and IPR Faculty Fellow; with Anne Koenig, Graduate Student in Psychology.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 9, 2006
Time: 4:00-5:15 PM
Location: 303 Annenberg
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Title: C2S Colloquium
Description: "The Reserve Capacity Model: Psychosocial Influences in Health Disparities." Speaker is Linda C. Gallo, Associate Professor of Psychology, SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: October 16, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Foreign Policy Disconnect." Speaker is Benjamin I. Page, Gordon S. Fulcher Professor of Decision Making, Professor of Political Science, and IPR Faculty Associate

Co-sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Studies

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 23, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Role of Community Colleges in Bachelor Degree Attainment
and Teacher Labor Supply." Speaker is Michelle Reininger, Assistant Professor of Human Development, Social Policy, and Learning Sciences, and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: October 30, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Cost of and Political Support for Employment Protection." Speaker is Éva Nagypál, Assistant Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 30, 2006
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM
Location: Tribune Auditorium, James L. Allen Center
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Title: C2S Colloquium
Description: "New Frontiers in Health Disparities Research: The Health Status of Black Immigrants" and "NIH at the Crossroads: Current Policies and Future Directions." Speaker is Raynard S. Kington, Deputy Director, National Institutes of Health

C2S Colloquium, co-sponsored by the NIH Biotechnology Predoctoral Training Program

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: November 6, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Policy Responsiveness in New Democracies: Economic Reform and Public Opinion." Speaker is Andrew Roberts, Assistant Professor of Political Science and
IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: November 13, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "How George W. Bush’s Grand Plans for Social Security Failed: Did Public Opinion, Organized Interests, and Policy Feedback Matter?" Speaker is Fay Lomax Cook, Professor of Human Development & Social Policy and IPR Director and Faculty Fellow; with Amy DeSantis, Graduate Student in Human Develoment and Social Policy

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 13, 2006
Time: 4:00-5:15 PM
Location: 303 Annenberg
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Title: C2S Colloquium
Description: "Job Insecurity and Health Among Late-Career Men and Women." Speaker is Ariel Kalil, Associate Professor, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago, and Visiting IPR Scholar

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 20, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Culture, Stress, and Health: A Multi-Method Examination of Everyday Lives of Urban African American Youth." Speaker is Thomas McDade, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Associate Director of C2S, and IPR Faculty Fellow; with Elizabeth Sweet, Graduate Student in Anthropology

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: November 27, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Preliminary Findings from the Chicago Readiness Project." Speaker is Cybele Raver, Associate Professor of Child and Family Policy and Director of the Center for Human Potential and Public Policy, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: December 5, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Wieboldt Hall, Kellogg, Chicago Campus
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Title: IPR Policy Briefing
(Supported with funding from the Joyce Foundation)
Description: "Children’s Achievement: What Does the Evidence Say About Teachers, Programs, and Economic Policies?" Speakers are Thomas D. Cook, Joan and Sarepta Harrison Chair in Ethics and Justice, Professor of Sociology, Psychology, and Human Development & Social Policy, and IPR Faculty Fellow; Greg J. Duncan, Edwina S. Tarry Professor of Education & Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow; and Larry V. Hedges, Board of Trustees Professor of Statistics and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)