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

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Faculty Coordinators: Charles (Chas) Camic and Ann Shola Orloff
Staff Coordinator: Murielle Harris


April 3

Erin Metz McDonnell
Department of Sociology, Unveristiy of Notre Dame

April 10

Andrea Doucet
Department of Sociology, Brock University, Canada

April 17

Sylvia Walby
Department of Sociology, Lancaster University, UK

April 24

Tianna Paschel
Department of Poliitical Science, University of Chicago

May 1

Juliet Schor
Department of Sociology, Boston College

May 8

Michael Buraway
Department of Sociology, University of California-Berkeley

May 15

Tom Medvetz
Political Science, University of California-SanDiego

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Searle Center for Advancing Learning & Teaching provides a variety of programs and workshops for graduate students and faculty interested in developing their teaching practices. In addition, the Searle Center offers a variety of programs for graduate students seeking to develop their skills as Teaching Assistant (TA) and instructor , such as, a yearly conference for new TA's, a teaching certificate program and fellowship opportunities.


Upcoming Events

Colloquium: Tianna Paschel, University of Chicago
April 24, 201412:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Culture Workshop: Christopher Carroll, NU Sociology
April 24, 20143:30 PM - 5:30 PM

April 7, 2014