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Wolfgang Polonik (UC Davis (Statistics)) Nov 30, 2017 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Quantitative Brown Bag Series
Market Size, Market Structure, and Rural-Urban Price Gaps: The Puzzling Case of China Nov 30, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 1131 SS&H (Economics Gold Conference Room),
Presented by Ashish Shenoy, assistant professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics. Hosted by the Migration Research Cluster.
Seeing Others Receive Support Online: Effects of Self-Disclosure and Similarity on Perceived Support Availability and Behavior Intention Nov 30, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Kerr Hall 386,
Presenter: Yining Zhou Malloch & Jingwen Zhang
Ideology and the Spatial Distribution of Climate Change Opinions Nov 29, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM Asmundson Hall, Room 242,
Presented by Professor Matto Mildenberger, UC Santa Barbara.
The Colonial and Racial Nature of Extractive Capitalism Nov 29, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Voorhies 126,
Presented by Alyosha Goldstein (University of New Mexico). Hosted by the Mellon Research Initiative in Racial Capitalism.
Critical Science Literacy Nov 29, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Hart 3201,
This week’s Lab topic is critical science literacy. Dr. Sara Giordano, HATCH co-director, will present their new article, “Those who can’t, teach: critical science literacy as a queer science of failure.” They will lead an interactive workshop around critical science literacy as a practice of “doing science” through teaching.
Tech for Social Good: Info Session Nov 28, 2017 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM 1070 Kemper Hall,
The Tech for Social Good Program provides funding support to undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral students, groups, teams or organizations developing hardware, software, events or programs that support healthy, sustainable, connected, and equitable livelihoods in the United States and abroad.
Hiroki Nisimura (UC Riverside) Nov 28, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Rationalizability of Partial Consumption Data"
Nicholas Ryan (Yale University) Nov 28, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
"The Demand for Off-grid Solar Power: Evidence from Rural India’s Surprisingly Competitive Retail Power Market"
PhD Unlimited: What is Grad Slam & Why Should I Care? Nov 28, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Voorhies 228,
At this workshop you will meet with organizers from this year’s UC Davis Grad Slam. They will show you the ins and outs of how to make an effective research presentation as a social sciences or humanities master's/PhD student.
ISS Distinguished Lecture: Assaf Razin Nov 27, 2017 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM AGR Hall, Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center,
"Israel and the World Economy," presented by Assaf Razin, emeritus professor at the Eitan Berglas School of Economics at Tel Aviv University and visiting professor in the Department of Economics at UC Davis.
Ming He ( University of Technology Sydney) Nov 27, 2017 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities ,
"Optimal Budget Allocation to Social Treatment Programs."
CMB Monday Seminar: Aaron Beckner (Oakes Lab) Nov 27, 2017 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM CMB - 267 Cousteau Place in East Davis,
CMB Monday Seminar Series 2017-2018
Michael Neff (UC Davis) Nov 27, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Social-Personality Brown Bag Series
Fragmented Media and Social Divides Nov 27, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM
ISS Noon Lecture presented by Magdalena Wojcieszak, associate professor of communication at UC Davis.
Lisa Blaydes (Stanford University) Nov 21, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Muslim Trade and City Growth before the 19th Century: Comparative Urbanization in Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia"11/21
Claudio Ferraz (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro) Nov 21, 2017 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
Predicting Conversation Length of Protest-Related Discussions on Twitter Nov 21, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM Shields 360 (DSI classroom),
Data Science Initiative un-Seminar with Teresa Gil and Cuihua Shen.
Mellon Public Scholars Info Session Nov 21, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Voorhies 228,
The information session will offer potential applicants the opportunity to learn more about the Mellon Public Scholars Program and to ask questions of successful applicants from last year.
Andrew Mathews, "Sensing Disaster and Transformation: Modeling the Dramas of Italian Forest Futures" Nov 20, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM SS&H 2203 (Andrews Conference Room),
Public Lecture presented by the Anthropology Department Colloquium, co-sponsored by STS.
Sensing Disaster and Transformation: Modeling the Dramas of Italian Forest Futures Nov 20, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 SS&H,
Presented by Andrew Mathews, professor of anthropology at UC Santa Cruz. Hosted by the Department of Anthropology.
CMB Monday Seminar: Ryan Hutchings (Sherman Lab) Nov 20, 2017 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM CMB - 267 Cousteau Place in East Davis,
CMB Monday Seminar Series 2017-2018
Kim Rios (Ohio University) Nov 20, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Social-Personality Brown Bag Series
Exploring the Mind Speaker Series - Dima Amso, Brown University Nov 17, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM CMB - 267 Cousteau Place in East Davis,
Exploring the Mind Speaker Series 2017-2018
Parallel Computing in R Nov 17, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Shields 360 (DSI classroom),
Data Science Initiative Workshop with Duncan Temple Lang.
Unintended Effects of the Safety Net Nov 17, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM Student Community Center, Multipurpose Room,
A conference hosted by the Center for Poverty Research.
Spaces of Exception, Masculinity, and Testimonies of Punishment in the Imperial Valley, 1986-1994 Nov 16, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Hart 3201,
Talk by Jessica Ordaz, postdoc at University of Washington, Seattle, discussing state violence inside immigration detention centers in California’s Imperial Valley.
The Politics of Compassion: The Sichuan Earthquake and Civic Engagement in China Nov 16, 2017 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM 2203 SS&H - Andrews Conference Room SS&H - Andrews Conference Room,
Presented by Bin Xu, assistant professor of sociology at Emory University. Hosted by East Asian Studies.
Forrest Rogers (UC Davis) Nov 16, 2017 from 01:30 PM to 02:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Quantitative Brown Bag Series
Dr. Dima Amso (Invited by Dr. Lisa Oakes) Nov 16, 2017 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Developmental Brown Bag Series