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  • "Political Pressures on Central Banks"

    An Economics and Public Policy Research Seminar
    Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Carola Binder, Assistant Professor Economics, Haverford College will deliver a lunchtime lecture on "Political Pressures on Central Banks." This event is part of the Economics and Public Policy...
    Posted: January 25, 2019 12:48 PM
  • "Social Sciences as a Contact Sport"

    An Economics and Public Policy Research Seminar
    Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    George R. La Noue, Professor Emeritus and Research Professor, Public Policy and Political Science, UMBC, will deliver a lunchtime lecture on "Social Sciences as a Contact Sport: Memoirs of a Trial...
    Posted: January 25, 2019 12:52 PM
  • Sex-Selective Abortion in India

    Health Inequality Lecture
    Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Social Sciences Forum Health Inequality Lecture UTPAL SANDESARA University of Pennsylvania *New Speaker for Health Inequality...
    Posted: December 6, 2018 12:46 PM
  • "The Effect of Advanced Placement Science on Students"

    An Economics and Public Policy Research Seminar
    Monday, March 4, 2019 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Dylan Conger, Professor of Public Policy, George Washington University, will deliver a lunchtime lecture on "The Effect of Advanced Placement Science on Students' Sills, Confidence, and Stress."...
    Posted: January 25, 2019 12:55 PM
  • How to Write a Social Science Literature Review

    Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    What are some of the best strategies and tips for writing a social science literature review? Calling all undergrad social science majors! Whether you are just starting out with your research or...
    Posted: December 19, 2018 3:00 PM
  • NVivo Workshops for the Humanities and Social Sciences

    Beginner & Advanced Options
    Monday, March 11, 2019 at 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Are you a humanities or social science scholar whose research involves working with a large amount of qualitative data and materials, including texts, images, archives, survey, and social media...
    Posted: January 31, 2019 3:11 PM
  • A New Story of the Black Death

    How Genetics Is Transforming Our Narratives Of The Plague
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Monica Green, Professor of History at Arizona State University, specializes in medieval European medical history and the global history of infectious diseases.  In her talk she will show how our...
    Posted: February 11, 2019 11:39 AM
  • Effects of Unathorized/Refugee Status on Youth Development

    Distinguished Lecture in Psychology
    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Social Sciences Forum Distinguished Lecture in Psychology Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Courtney Sale Ross Professor of Globalization and Education, New York...
    Posted: December 6, 2018 1:09 PM
  • Changes to Common Rule Involving Human Subjects Workshop

    An Explanation of Revised IRB and ORPC Guidelines
    Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    This session provides an overview on how Common Rule updates impact human subjects research at UMBC.  Timothy Sparklin, Office of Research Protections and Compliance, will lead the workshop....
    Posted: January 8, 2019 2:49 PM
  • The Future of Aging in South Korea

    Improving Lives through the Longevity Economy
    Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Social Sciences Forum Joo Hyung Han, Founder and President, 50+ Korean “The Future of Aging in South Korea: Improving Lives through the Longevity Economy”...
    Posted: December 6, 2018 1:33 PM