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: Wendy Espeland and Laura Beth Nielsen
Staff Coordinator: Murielle Harris

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2010 - 2016 Past Colloquia Guest Speakers


Date Speaker
9/29/16 Monica Prasad
Department of Sociology, Northwestern University
10/06/16 Olivier Borraz
Director of the Centre for the Sociology of Organizations, Sciences Po
10/13/16 Omar Lizardo
Department of Sociology, University of Notre Dame
11/03/16 Kinga Reka Makovi
Department of Sociology, Columbia University
11/08/16 Geoffrey Wodtke
Department of Sociology, University of Toronto
11/10/16 Julia Behrman
Department of Sociology, New York University
11/14/16 Angelina Grigoryeva
Department of Sociology, Princeton University
11/17/16 Jonathan Simon
Center for the Study of Law & Society, University of California, Berkeley