Colloquia - Spring 2001


Date: March 26, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Beyond Human Capital: Providing Social Know-How and Employer Linkages to Disadvantaged Students." Speakers are James Rosenbaum, Professor of Human Development and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow; Regina Deil, PhD Candidate in Sociology and IPR Project Director; and Ann Pille, IPR Project Coordinator.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 2, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Foul Weather Friends: Big Business and Healthcare Reform in the 1990s in Historical Perspective." Speaker is Peter Swenson, Associate Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 9, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Census Undercount and Redistricting: Politics and Statistics of the Recent Adjustment Decision." Speaker is Bruce Spencer, Professor of Statistics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 16, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Juggling School, Work, and Family: The Transition to Adulthood in Italy, Sweden, Germany, and the United States." Speaker is Thomas D. Cook, Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 23, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Studies of the 'Positive Action' Program: A Promising Approach to Improving K-8 Academic Achievement and Behavior." Speakers are Brian Flay, Distinguished Professor of Public Health, Health Research, and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago and Carol Allred, President and Developer, Positive Action, Inc.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 30, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Informing America's Policy on Illegal Drugs: What We Don't Know Keeps Hurting Us." Speaker is Charles Manski, Board of Trustees Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 7, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Race, Income, and Criminal Justice: Relative Deprivation and Perceptions of the Legal System." Speaker is Richard Brooks, Assistant Professor of Law and IPR Faculty Fellow.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 14, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Tradeoff Between Hours of Paid Employment and Time Assistance to Elderly Parents at Midlife." Speaker is Anthony LoSasso, Research Assistant Professor, Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 21, 2001
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Psychiatric Disorders Among Juvenile Detainees: Implications for Public Health Policy." Speaker is Linda Teplin, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and IPR Faculty Associate.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)