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Thursday, December 4

Sean Westwood Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University Wallace 165 6:00pm
Sponsored By: Center for the Study of Social Organization - CSSO

Monday, December 8

Nitsan Chorev Brown University
Chair's Colloquium: Transnational Origins of Local Production: Making Medicines in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda
The Marvin Bressler Room (room 165), Wallace Hall 12:15pm
Sponsored By: The Sociology Department

Tuesday, December 9

Panelists: Keith Hiatt, Clayton Lewis '66, Mara Mills, Michael Stern, and Moderator: Solon Barocas 004 Friend Center 4:30pm
Sponsored By: Center for Information Technology Policy

News and Announcements

Miguel Centeno interviewed by Princeton Alumni Weekly

Miguel Centeno was interviewed by Princeton Alumni Weekly about his project on Global Systematic Risk.  

Margaret Frye to join the faculty in 2015

Margaret Frye will join the faculty in the fall of 2015.  Frye is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University, and she received her Ph.D. from UC-Berkeley in 2013.  Frye's research interests include sociology of culture, gender and sexuality, and education. She uses a combination of qualitative and quantitative methods, and her research has thus far been primarily located in sub-Saharan Africa, specifically Malawi. 

Students on the Job Market

Princeton students on the Job Market for 2014-2015: Job Market Profiles

Viviana Zelizer featured on BackStory Radio

BackStory talks with historian Viviana Zelizer about 19th century wrongful death suits, compensation paid to parents, and changing understandings of the worth of a child. Click here to listen.