Colloquia - Fall 1999


Date: September 29, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Role of Social Context in Maintaining the American Social Stratification System: How Neighborhoods, Schools, Families, and Peer Groups Function During Adolescence." Speaker is Thomas D. Cook, IPR-Sociology.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 4, 1999

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Federal Voice at the State Level: Where Are the Disconnects?" Speaker is Hannah Rosenthal, Regional Director, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Midwest Region.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 11, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "An Overview of Welfare, Children, and Families: A Three-City Study." Speaker is Lindsay Chase-Lansdale, IPR-Education and Social Policy.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 18, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Current Issues in Telecommunications Policy: An Insider's View." Speaker is William Rogerson, IPR-Economics.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 25, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "What Groups Think: Which Demographic Cleavages Lead to the Largest Differences in Views - Race, Gender, Class, Politics, Religion, or Age?" Speaker is James Lindgren, Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 25, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Scott Hall, Room 212
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Privitization's Circle Back to the State: Illustrations from the Czech and Slovak Republics." Speaker is Hayagreeva Rao, Emory University.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 1, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Power Elite: Why So Few Women?" Speaker is Alice Eagly, IPR-Psychology.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 8, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Why is Crime Down?" Speaker is Wesley Skogan, IPR-Political Science.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: November 15, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Description: "America's No-Shows: Why Half the Population Refuses to Vote." Speaker is Jack Doppelt, IPR-Medill.


Date: December 6, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Description: "The Political Economy of Regulation by Contract: Recent 'Reinventing Regulation' Initiatives." Speaker is David Dana, IPR-Law.