Social Science and Public Policy Events

December 5, 2019

Chinese Culture and Conversation Table

December 5, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Please join us for the opportunity to practice your Chinese and learn more about a variety of cultural topics. The Culture and Conversation Table will serve as a forum to meet and converse with…

December 4, 2019

Democracy and Identity in the EU

December 4, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 225B

This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate…

November 21, 2019

German Culture and Conversation Table

November 21, 2019 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Do you want to learn more about German culture and language? Come to the German Table! Everyone interested in speaking German, or those who just want to listen in are welcome!

ASI Seminar featuring Vikesh Amin

November 21, 2019 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Lyman Hall, 312

Vikesh Amin, Associate Professor of Economics, Central Michigan University “Mental Health, Schooling Attainment and Polygenic Scores: Are There Significant Gene-Environment Associations”…

Portuguese Culture and Conversation Table

November 21, 2019 at 2:00pm3:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

This is a wonderful opportunity to practice your Portuguese conversation. All proficiency levels welcome!

November 20, 2019

National Security and Silicon Valley

November 20, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 225B

This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate…

Economics Presents: Evan Riehl

November 20, 2019 at 11:00am12:30pm

Eggers Hall, 112

Applied Micro Seminar Light refreshments served beforehand. Topics will include theoretical and applied microeconomics, with speakers from SU and other universities. Speakers will discuss their own…

November 15, 2019

Geography, Environment, and Society Colloquium Series: Jared Van Ramshorst

November 15, 2019 at 3:00pm4:00pm

Eggers Hall, 018

“Transit Lives: Identity, Belonging, and the Politics of Migrant Journeys from Central America to the U.S.” Jared Van Ramshorst, PhD Candidate, Department of Geography, Maxwell School of…

Spanish Culture and Conversation Table

November 15, 2019 at 1:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

This is a wonderful opportunity to practice your Spanish conversation and learn about the cultures of Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain.

Through American Eyes: The Mahatma and Margaret Bourke-White A Mini Seminar

November 15, 2019 at 10:00am12:00pm

Bird Library, Lemke Room

Sumathi Ramaswamy will conduct a mini-seminar on representations of Mohandas Gandhi i drawing upon the Margaret Bourke-White collection housed at the Special Collections Research Center. Focusing on…

November 14, 2019

Arabic Culture and Conversation Table

November 14, 2019 at 3:30pm4:30pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Come join us for some good conversation in Arabic in a relaxed setting. Arabic Culture and Conversation Table will be led by faculty members of the Arabic Program, Department of Languages,…

November 13, 2019

Gandhi in the Gallery: The Art of Disobedience

November 13, 2019 at 2:15pm3:15pm

Bird Library, 114

Sumathi Ramaswamy, James B. Duke Professor of History and International Comparative Studies, Duke University Mohandas K. Gandhi has been described as “an artist of non-violence” crafting a set…

November 11, 2019

Italian Language Table

November 11, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Qui si parla italiano! If you are interested in Italian language and culture, please join us for pizza, biscotti, caffè, and conversazione! All levels of language ability are welcome (from beginners…

November 7, 2019

An Ontology of Water and Land in North Bihar, India

November 7, 2019 at 12:30pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

How do people who live in the midst of floods think about water? Informed by multidisciplinary long-term ethnographic fieldwork, this paper reveals how in North Bihar land and water are in intimate…

November 6, 2019

Julieta tiene la culpa: Women, Guilt, Empowerment, and Performance

November 6, 2019 at 2:15pm3:30pm

Maxwell Hall, 204

A Workshop and Lecture by Mexican Playwright, Bárbara Colio.

Global Health’s Role in Development

November 6, 2019 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Eggers Hall, 225B

This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate…

November 4, 2019

Chinese Culture and Conversation Table

November 4, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 341

Please join us for the opportunity to practice your Chinese and learn more about a variety of cultural topics. The Culture and Conversation Table will serve as a forum to meet and converse with…

November 1, 2019

Hindi-Urdu Culture and Conversation Table

November 1, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Please join us for a great opportunity to practice your Hindi-Urdu conversation skills. All are welcome to attend, from beginners to native speakers.

October 30, 2019

Arabic Culture and Conversation Table

October 30, 2019 at 12:45pm1:45pm

Eggers Hall, 352

Come join us for some good conversation in Arabic in a relaxed setting. Arabic Culture and Conversation Table will be led by faculty members of the Arabic Program, Department of Languages,…

U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Administration

October 30, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Eggers Hall, 225B

This is a conference call hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations. The Academic Conference Call series provides the opportunity for students across the country and around the world to participate…