The Department of Sociology hosts weekly colloquia, in which speakers from a variety of distinguished institutions from the United States and other countries address a wide range of compelling topics. The colloquium occurs every Thursday, at 12:30 p.m., in Parkes Hall room 222, on the Evanston Campus. Parkes Hall is located across Chicago Ave from the Sociology Department, adjacent to Alice Millar Chapel.

For more information, please contact the department:

Phone: 847-491-5415

Faculty Coordinators: Ann Orloff and Beth Redbird
Staff Coordinator: Murielle Harris

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2010 - 2017 Past Colloquia Guest Speakers


Date Speaker
01/11/18 Ben Page
Department of Political Science, Northwestern University
01/18/18 Fenaba Addo
School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin - Madison
01/25/18 Andreas Wimmer
Department of Sociology and Political Philosophy, Columbia University
02/01/18 Emilio Castilla
Sloan School of Management, MIT
02/08/18 Ariela Schachter
Department of Sociology, Washington University in St. Louis
02/15/18 Megan Andrew
Center for Research on Educational Opportunity, University of Notre Dame
03/08/18 Sinan Erensu
Department of Sociology and Buffett Institute for Global Studies