Speaker Series

2017 Spring

The Preschool Experiences of Low-Income Families: Understanding Utilization, Absences, and Children's Development
Dr. Kelly Purtell
Department of Human Sciences
Ohio State University
Wednesday, February 1st, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

Intimate Partner Violence and Social Stress among Male Couples
Dr. Rob Stephenson
Department of Health Behavior & Biological Sciences
University of Michigan
Wednesday, February 8, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

Avoiding Convictions: Regression Discontinuity Evidence on Court Deferrals for First-Time Drug Offenders
Dr. Michael Mueller-Smith

Department of Economics
University of Michigan
Wednesday, March 1st, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

Functional Limitations, Psychological Well-Being, and Social Interaction: A Diary-Based Study on Older Adults in China
Dr. Ning Hsieh
Department of Sociology
Michigan State University
Wednesday, March 22, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 228

Human Ecology Theory Meets Eco-Esotericism: Tracking a Post-New Age Spiritual Subculture in the ‘None’-Zone
Dr. Madeline Duntley
Department of Sociology
Bowling Green State University
Wednesday, April 5th, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

We Count What Matters: A Classroom Activity's Insight into Student Views on Meritocracy in College Admissions
Dr. Maliq Matthew
Department of Sociology
University of Cincinnati
Wednesday, April 19, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

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