Colloquia - Spring 2000


Date: March 29, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: School of Education and Social Policy, Annenberg 345
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Title: IPR Colloquium (Co-sponsored with the School of Education and Social Policy)
Description: "Tea at 10 Downing Street: Human Development and Politics Come Face to Face in Tony Blair's Britain." Speaker is John Coleman, Director and Founder of the Trust for the Study of Adolescence, Brighton, England.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 3, 2000

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Hidden War: Crime and the Tragedy of Public Housing in Chicago." Speakers are Susan Popkin, Senior Research Associate, The Urban Institute and Lynn Olson, Co-Director, Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 17, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Politics of Work and Welfare: The Emerging Street-Level View." Speaker is Evelyn Brodkin, Associate Professor, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago, and IPR Visiting Scholar.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 24, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Paradox of Globalization: Turning the Tables on Labor and Capital in German Industrial Relations." Speakers are Kathleen Thelen, Associate Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Fellow and Christa Van Wijnbergen, IPR Graduate Fellow, Political Science.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 1, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Globalization as a Public Issue: Tracking Its Treatment(s) by the Press and in Publicity Releases from Interest Groups." Speakers are Paul Hirsch, Professor of Organizational Behavior and IPR Faculty Fellow and Peer Fiss, Fellow in Northwestern University Joint Sociology-Organization Behavior Doctoral Program.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 8, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Dealing with Poverty and Inequality: Does Economic Globalization Make Governments Impotent?" Speaker is Benjamin Page, Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 15, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Farewell to Maternalism: Welfare Reform, Ending Entitlements for Poor Single Mothers, and Expanding the Claims of Poor Employed Parents." Speaker is Ann Orloff, Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 22, 2000
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Work Participation Among Mothers After TANF: Links to Family, Economic, and Emotional Well-Being." Speaker is Ariel Kalil, Assistant Professor, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)