Colloquia - Winter 2006


Date: January 9, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "You Can’t Win, You Just Lose: Encounters Between the Police and the Public." Speaker is Wesley G. Skogan, Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 23, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Social Choice with Partial Knowledge of Treatment Response." Speaker is Charles F. Manski, Board of Trustees Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 30, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Assessing the Generalizability of Treatment Effects" Speaker is Larry V. Hedges, Board of Trustees Professor of Statistics and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 6, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Wieboldt Hall, Kellogg, 340 E. Superior St., Chicago Campus

Title: IPR Policy Briefing
Description: "The Acquisition of Core (Folkbiological) Concepts: Looking Across Languages, Cultures, and Development." Speaker is Sandy Waxman, Professor of Psychology and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 13, 2006
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Annenberg 345

Title: Joint Center for Poverty Research Lecture
Description: "Waiting for Gautreaux—Why the Black Ghetto Is Poisoning America and What to Do About It." Speaker is Alexander Polikoff, Director, Public Housing Transformation Initiative, Business and Professional People for the Public Interest

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 20, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Do Some Colleges Improve Students’ Chances of Completing Degrees?" Speaker is James Rosenbaum, Professor of Human Development and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow, with Jennifer Stephan and Ann Person, Human Development and Social Policy and IPR Graduate Research Assistants

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 27, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Legislative and Administrative Lobbying: Access and Policy Agendas." Speaker is Sean Gailmard, Assistant Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: March 6, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The Psychobiology of Caregiving." Speaker is Whitney P. Witt, Assistant Professor of Medicine and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: March 10, 2006
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Weiboldt Hall, Kellogg, 340 E. Superior St., Chicago Campus
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Title: IPR Policy Briefing
(Supported with funding from the Joyce Foundation)
Description: "Community Change in Chicago: How is the Landscape Shifting?" Speakers are Wesley G. Skogan, Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Fellow; Juan Onésimo Sandoval, Assistant Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow; and Mary Pattillo, Arthur Andersen Research and Teaching Professor and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)