Calendar of Events

SPP Faculty Colloquium--Meredith Rolfe

Thompson 620
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
This talk "Trade-offs in Campaign Finance Reform: Less Money or More Donors?" will feature Meredith Rolfe, Associate Professor of Political Science. Rolfe's research interests include American politics, computational social science, organizational decision-making, and public policy and public opinion.

SPP March Faculty Meeting

Thompson 620
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 11:45am to 1:15pm
This event is open to SPP faculty and staff only.

SPP Faculty Colloquium--Linda Tropp

Thompson 620
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
This talk "Are We Stronger Together? How Group Contact Transforms Attitudes and Social Relations" will feature Linda Tropp, Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences. This talk will draw on Tropp's extensive investigations into how group membership shapes individual interpretations of intergroup contexts.

SPP April Faculty Meeting

Thompson 620
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 11:45am to 1:15pm
This event is open to SPP faculty and staff only.

"Still a Nation of Immigrants?" A Talk by Susan Martin

Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell Hall
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
Susan Martin, the Donald G. Herzberg Professor Emerita of International Migration at Georgetown University, will present a talk as part of the SBS Social Science Matters series.

SPP Faculty Colloquium--Doug Rice

Thompson 620
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
This talk "The Evolution of the Supreme Court as a National Policymaker" will feature Doug Rice, Assistant Professor of Legal Studies. Rice studies courts and public policy, including the separation of power and judicial behavior.

2017 SPP Capstone Conference

TBA
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Each year, SPP students present the results of their work in PPA 610: Capstone Seminar in Public Policy and Administration at a public conference. This year's conference will take place on May 8-9. Watch this space for additional information about the conference schedule and locale.

SPP May Faculty Meeting (tentative)

Thompson 620
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 11:45am to 1:15pm
This event is open to SPP faculty and staff only.

2017 SPP Capstone Conference

TBA
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Each year, SPP students present the results of their work in PPA 610: Capstone Seminar in Public Policy and Administration at a public conference. This year's conference will take place on May 8-9. Watch this space for additional information about the conference schedule and locale.