Upcoming Events

Is anything you hear about education true? Ideology, interest groups, and the replication crisis in education research

Mon, Oct 21, 2019, 12:00 pm

Abstract: Education aspires to be a science, yet education researchers don't agree on much of anything. Are private schools better than public schools? Is segregation getting better or worse? Do smaller classes raise achievement?

Location: 399 JRRB
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The Revolution That Wasn’t: How Digital Activism Favors Conservatives

Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 12:00 pm

Schradie is an Assistant Professor at the

Location: 165 Wallace Hall
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The Great Demographic Illusion

Mon, Nov 18, 2019, 12:00 pm

The seeds of Richard Alba’s interest in ethnicity were sown during his childhood in the Bronx of the 1940s and 1950s and nurtured intellectually at Columbia University, where he received his undergraduate and g

Location: 165 Wallace Hall`
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Colloquium with Marissa King

Mon, Dec 2, 2019, 12:00 pm

Professor King’s research examines social influence, social networks, and team dynamics.

Location: 165 Wallace Hall
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Equalization or Selection? Reassessing the “Meritocratic Power” of a College Degree in Intergenerational Income Mobility