Social Science and Public Policy Events

May 8, 2019

Blood Leaves Its Trail (Khoon Diy Baarav) film screening

May 8, 2019 at 7:00pm9:00pm

ArtRage, 505 Hawley Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13203

Indian-occupied Kashmir (using the wording preferred by Kashmiris) is the most militarized piece of territory in the world. Given recent events in Kashmir, especially the Pulwama attack in February…

Autonomous Systems Policy Symposium

May 6, 2019 at 8:00am5:00pm

Schine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium

Autonomous Systems and Their Policy, Law, and Governance Implications Autonomous Systems Policy Initiative, a new Syracuse University-wide effort, is convening faculty and students across…

Portrait of Laura Bush.

D’Aniello Family Speaker Series: Laura Bush

May 1, 2019 at 5:30pm7:00pm

Whitman School of Management, Marvin and Helaine Lender Auditorium

Join us as we welcome Laura Bush, the 43rd First Lady of the United States, as part of the D’Aniello Family Speaker Series.

Maxwell Celebration of Undergraduate Scholarship

May 1, 2019 at 3:00pm5:00pm

Eggers Hall, Strasser Commons

The Maxwell School Celebration of Undergraduate Scholarship is our annual recognition of student research achievement in the Social Sciences. This event gathers the Maxwell community together to…

Human Development & Family Science End of the Year Celebration

May 1, 2019 at 11:00am1:00pm

Grant Auditorium, Wildhack Lounge (Falk Room 366)

You are cordially invited to attend the Department of Human Development & Family Science End of the Year Celebration for HDFS seniors and graduate students on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.…

Talking to North Korea Ending the Nuclear Standoff

April 30, 2019 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

A Talk by Glyn Ford, Director of the NGO Track2Asia “There are many roads to war, but only one path to peace in North Korea.” Mr. Ford will discuss his recent provocative insider’s account…

Zigzag Politics: Tea, Ballots, and Agency in Niger

April 26, 2019 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

A Talk by Adeline Masquelier, Professor, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark, Department of Anthropology, Tulane University In Niger, the fadas or tea-circles where young unemployed young…

Online JD students participating in a residency

Online Learning and the Future of Legal Education

April 26, 2019 at 8:30am5:30pm

Dineen Hall, 130

On April 26, 2019, Syracuse Law Review will bring together legal education experts from across the country for a ground-breaking symposium exploring the impact of online education on law schools…

Narrative as Resistance

April 25, 2019 at 7:00pm8:30pm

ArtRage, 505 Hawley Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13203

“What an act of faith and hope!” — Narrative as ResistanceThis 90-minute seminar will use From Gods to Social Justice as a springboard to the question of how narrative art—the art of stories…

The Future of the Atlantic Alliance: The Idea of Strategic Restraint

April 25, 2019 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

A Talk by William Ruger, Charles Koch Institute

Transnational Feminist Solidarities: A Conversation

April 23, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

In this conversation with Professor Sunera Thobani (University of British Columbia), SU Middle Eastern Studies Program faculty members Carol Fadda, Amy Kallander, and Dana Olwan will discuss the…

Ink in East Asia Symposium

April 19, 2019 at 1:00pm5:00pm

Eggers Hall, 220

Program: 1:00 pm Opening Remarks 1:15 pm Takashi Tebori Demonstration 2:00 pm Break and Set-up/takedown 2:15 pm Portfolio Presentation 3:00 pm Break and set-up 3:15 pm Panel Discussion on East Asian…

Two Poets and a River – Movie Screening with the South Asia Center

April 16, 2019 at 4:00pm7:00pm

Eggers Hall, 060

Two Poets and a River is an ethnographic film about the lives and music of two poet singers belonging to the same minority Wakhi community who live on opposite sides of the Oxus river.  They are…

Impression and Presence in Badakhshan and Beyond

April 16, 2019 at 12:30pm1:50pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Writers in Arabic and Persian have used notions of impression, effect, or influence, ta’sīr, to express how qualities of human character correspond to the sounds of music and poetry, and argued…

Roundtable on Brexit: Why Has the UK (Still) Failed to Leave the European Union?

April 10, 2019 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Seth Jolly and Glyn Morgan—two Political Scientists who work on the European Union--will try to explain why the UK has found it so difficult to leave the EU.

Paul Volcker Lecture in Behavioral Economics with Deirdre Nansen McCloskey

April 8, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Maxwell Hall, Maxwell Auditorium

Join us for "What Might be Wrong with Behavioral Economics", a lecture with Deirdre Nansen McCloskey in the Maxwell Auditorium.

Collaborative Governance in International Civil Society

April 8, 2019 at 2:30pm3:30pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Join us for a panel discussion on the rise of decentralized decision making, collaborative governance structures, and how they are presenting democracies with great challenges and opportunities.

Phanstiel Lecture: Trade, Transport and Space

April 5, 2019 at 10:00am11:30am

Eggers Hall, 220

The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport for Canada, U.S. Tariff Negotiator, and the first Canadian in space will discuss trade, transport and space between the United States and Canada.

New US citizens taking their oath of allegiance

US Citizenship Naturalization Ceremony

April 4, 2019 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Dineen Hall, Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

The College of Law will host a US Citizenship Naturalization Ceremony on Thursday, April 4, at noon in the Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom in Dineen Hall. Seventy-five new citizens will take their…

Transnational Disabled People’s Organizations in the NGO World

February 20, 2019 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Three civil society members of Disabled People’s Organizations (DPO) will discuss the role of these organizations in their country contexts.