Colloquia - Spring 2005


Date: April 11, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "What the Study of Expert Performers Can Tell Us About Human Modifiability and the Importance of Innate Talent." Speaker is K. Anders Ericsson, Conradi Eminent Scholar, Professor of Psychology, Florida State University

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: April 18, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Effects of Parenting Styles on Achievement Test Scores: Ethnic and Gender Differences (and Similarities)." Speaker is Jelani Mandara, Assistant Professor of Human Development and Social Policy

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Date: April 25, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Multicultural Metropolis: Neighborhood Diversity and Segregation in Chicago from 1990 to 2000." Speaker is Juan Onésimo Sandoval, Assistant Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Associate

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Date: May 2, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Heroism of Women and Men." Speaker is Alice Eagly, Professor of Psychology and IPR Faculty Fellow

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Date: May 4, 2005
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: McCormick Tribune Forum, 1870 Campus Drive, Evanston
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Title: IPR Public Forum
Description: "University, Inc.? A Dialogue on the Rise of Commercial Values in Higher Education." Speaker is Jennifer Washburn, New America Foundation Fellow. Discussant is Dan A. Lewis, Professor of Human Development and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow. Moderator is Jeff Manza, Associate Professor of Sociology and IPR Acting Director and Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 9, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "State Spending on Social Assistance Programs over the Business Cycle." Speaker is Therese McGuire, Professor of Management and Strategy and IPR Faculty Fellow

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Date: May 13, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Washington, D.C.

Title: IPR Policy Briefing
Description: "The Prison Effect: Consequences of Mass Incarceration for the U.S." Moderator is Therese McGuire, Professor of Management and Strategy, Kellogg School of Management, and IPR Faculty Fellow. Presentations by John Hagan, IPR Faculty Associate, John D. MacArthur Professor of Sociology and Law; Devah Pager, Faculty Associate, Office of Population Research, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Princeton University; and Jeff Manza, IPR Acting Director and Faculty Fellow, Professor of Sociology

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: May 16, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Bid Rigging in School Milk Auctions: Evidence from Ohio." Speaker is Robert Porter, Professor of Economics, Department Chair, and IPR Faculty Associate

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Date: May 19, 2005
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: McCormick Tribune Forum, 1870 Campus Drive, Evanston
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Title: IPR Public Forum
Description: "Whatever Happened to the Emerging Democratic Majority?" Speaker is John Judis, Senior editor for The New Republic. Moderator is Dan A. Lewis, Professor of Human Development and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow. Discussants are Benjamin I. Page, Gordon S. Fulcher Professor of Decision Making and IPR Faculty Associate and Monica Prasad, Assistant Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 23, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Psychiatric Disorders in Juvenile Detainees: Implications for Public Health Policy." Speaker is Linda Teplin, Owen L. Coon Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Psycho-Legal Studies Program; and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
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