SCHEDULE

Spring 2018 Schedule

Note: All meetings take place on Tuesdays from 12:00 to 1:30 PM in William James Hall Room 450, unless otherwise noted.
01/30/18
Mary C. Waters, John L. Loeb Professor of Sociology, Harvard University
Special Workshop Seminar and Discussion: The Current Immigration Debate
 
02/27/18
Nazli Kibria, Professor and Chair of Sociology, Boston University; Walter Suarez Becerra, PhD Student in American Studies, Boston University
The “Good Immigrant Advocate Mother”: Racialized Nativism and Negotiating Special Needs Services in Schools
 
03/27/18
Pawan Dhingra, Professor and Chair of Sociology, Tufts University
Hyper-Education: When Good Grades, Good Schools, and Good Behavior are Not Enough
 
04/10/18
Natasha Warikoo, Associate Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education
Expectations, Grades, and Relationships: The impact of parenting on mental health outcomes among Asian American and white youth at a Pacific Northwest High School
 
04/24/18
 
 
Margot Moinester, PhD Candidate in Sociology, Harvard University and Doctoral Fellow at the American Bar Foundation
Disparities by Nationality in U.S. Immigration Apprehensions, Detentions, and Deportations, 1980-2010