Upcoming Events

Here is a list of upcoming events (other than Notestein Seminars and Computing and Statistics Workshops).

  • Feb 28 The Integration Paradox: Coping Strategies among Immigrant Children
    Patricia Fernández-Kelly, Princeton University
  • Mar 7 Beyond the Ethnic Lens? Comparing Trajectories of Second Generation Immigrants
    Andreas Wimmer, Columbia University
  • Mar 14 The Role of Child Support Debt on the Development of Mental Health Problems among Nonresident Fathers
    Fragile Families Working Group, Hyunjoon Um, Graduate Student, Columbia University
  • Mar 14 50 Years of Socioeconomic Trends among Latinx by U.S. Census Region
    Amelie Constant, Princeton University
  • Mar 28 The New Politics of Reproduction in Latin America
    Jocelyn Viterna, Harvard University
  • Apr 4 From slavery to informality? -- Labor and development in Africa since 1900
    Andreas Eckert, Humboldt University
  • Apr 11 Sugar, Cigars, and Revolution: The Making of Cuban New York
    Lisandro Pérez, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Apr 18 Demographic Threat and the Racial Classification of Latinos
    Maria C. Abascal, Columbia University
  • Apr 25 Predicting Relationship Stability among Fragile Families: Findings from Qualitative Data
    Fragile Families Working Group, Kathy Edin (Professor), Tim Nelson (Lecturer), Sarah Gold (Postdoctoral Research Associate), Rachel Brown-Weinstock (Graduate Student), and Lauren Clingan (Graduate Student), Princeton University
  • Apr 25 Undocumented Life in the Age of Mass Deportation
    Denise Brennan, Georgetown University
  • May 2 Adversity, Resilience and the Developing Brain
    Fragile Families Working Group, Chris Monk, Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
  • May 2 A Developmental Model for Civic Leadership among the Children of Immigrants
    Veronica Terriquez, University of Southern California
  • May 9 Parenting and Child Callous-Unemotional Traits
    Fragile Families Working Group, Rebecca Waller, Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania
  • May 16 TBA
    Fragile Families Working Group, Daniel Notterman, Senior Research Scholar, Princeton University

Past Events

The following is a list of past events (other than Notestein Seminars and Computing and Statistics Workshops).

  • Dec 7 Revisiting the Asian American Success Paradox
    Jennifer Lee, Columbia University
  • Nov 30 Race, Class, and Sex Differences in Exposure to Police
    Amanda Geller, Clinical Associate Professor of Sociology, New York University
  • Nov 30 Pictures of Poverty: Resolutions and Scales of Seeing Like a State
    Luciana de Souza Leao, Columbia University
  • Nov 16 Understanding the Impact of Colonization and Capitalism on Algerian Society
    Amín Pérez, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales and Princeton Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Nov 9 Miami: Constructing the Global City
    Alejandro Portes, Princeton University and University of Miami
  • Nov 8 Symposium on Art and Immigration
    Featuring Public Artist: Xavier Cortada (Miami, FLA) Interlocutor: Kency Cornejo (University of New Mexico) (Sponsored by the PIIRS Research Community on Peoples and Cultures across Borders)
  • Oct 19 Family Socioeconomic Status at Birth and Youth Obesity at Age 15; Race and Gender Differences in a National Urban Sample
    Shervin Assari, Alvin Thomas & Cleopatra Caldwell, University of Michigan & Ron Mincy, Columbia University
  • Oct 12 The Role of Fathers in Reducing Inequality in Child Outcomes
    Lenna Nepomnyaschy, Rutgers University
  • Oct 5 The Mestizo Nation Unbound: Dual Citizenship of Euro-Mexicans and US-Mexicans
    Pablo Mateos, CIESA – Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Sep 28 Update on the Fragile Families Challenge
    Matt Salganik, Ian Lundberg, Alex Kindel, & Sara McLanahan, Princeton University
  • Sep 28 Heritage Language Bilingualism and Self-identity: The Case of Children of Immigrants in Spain
    Maria Medvedeva, Princeton University
  • Sep 21 Inequalities in the Returns to Childhood Cognitive and Non-cognitive Skills
    Jayanti Owens & Louis Donnelly, Princeton University
  • May 22 Web Scraping and Text Processing 2017
    A 5-day event organized by the Politics Dept to introduce tools and techniques for automatic content extraction from the web and for other related data-handling tasks. The workshop will be divided into 3 sections that can be attended independently: 1. Web Scraping using R, 2. Intro to Python, 3. Web Scraping and Text Processing using Python.
  • May 11 Neighborhood Air Pollution and Children’s Cognitive Functioning
    Brandon Wagner, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Texas Tech University. Seminars are open to graduate students, faculty, and staff. Please contact ffdata@princeton.edu if you are interested in attending and have not received an email invitation.
  • May 11 Mapping the Fatefulness in Everyday Life: A Sociology of Small Events
    Alice Goffman, University of Wisconsin. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series.
  • May 4 Narratives of Asymmetrical Interactions between Police and Black Citizens
    Waverly Duck, University of Pittsburgh. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series.
  • Apr 27 The Digital Poorhouse: Regulating the Poor in the 21st Century
    Virginia Eubanks, University at Albany, SUNY. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series.
  • Apr 20 Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel
    Michele Lamont, Harvard University. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series.
  • Apr 18 Comparing Immigrant Integration in North America and Western Europe
    Nancy Foner, Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series. (Co-sponsored by the PIIRS Research Community on Migration: People and Cultures across Borders)
  • Mar 30 Paradoxes of Integration: Why did Immigrant Fertility Decline in Norway?
    Marianne Tønnessen, Statistics Norway and Princeton University. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series.
  • Mar 30 Chains of Adversity: The Time-Varying Consequences of Paternal Incarceration for Adolescent Wellbeing
    Kristin Turney, Associate Professor, Sociology, UC-Irvine. Seminars are open to graduate students, faculty, and staff. Please contact ffdata@princeton.edu if you are interested in attending and have not received an email invitation.
  • Mar 16 Linguistic Integration and Immigrant Health: The Longitudinal Effects of Interethnic Social Capital
    Mesay A. Tegegne, University of Iowa. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series. (Co-sponsored by the PIIRS Research Community on Migration: People and Cultures across Borders)
  • Mar 9 Bondage and Skill Erasure: Migrant Workers in Qatar’s Construction Industry
    Natasha Iskander, New York University. Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series (Co-sponsored by the PIIRS Research Community on Migration: People and Cultures across Borders)
  • Mar 2 The Fragile Families Challenge: A Scientific Mass Collaboration to Improve the Lives of Disadvantaged Children in the United States
    Matt Salganik, Professors of Sociology, Princeton University and Ian Lundberg, PhD Candidate, Sociology. Seminars are open to graduate students, faculty, and staff. Please contact ffdata@princeton.edu if you are interested in attending and have not received an email invitation.
  • Feb 23 International Sanctions, Regional Circulations and the Emergence of a Transnational State in Iran
    Amin Moghadam, Princeton University, Center for Migration and Development 2017 Spring Colloquium Series
  • Feb 9 Exploring the Biological Data in Fragile Families
    Colter Mitchell, Faculty Research Fellow, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Seminars are open to graduate students, faculty, and staff. Please contact ffdata@princeton.edu if you are interested in attending and have not received an email invitation.
  • Feb 2 The Geography of Opportunity: Developmental Trajectories of Children in Baltimore
    Elia De la Cruz Toledo, Researcher at Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago. Seminars are open to graduate students, faculty, and staff. Please contact ffdata@princeton.edu if you are interested in attending and have not received an email invitation.
  • Jan 30 Advanced Statistical Programming Camp 2017
    A five-day event organized by the Politics department to expand the computing toolset of researchers using R to analyze big datasets and run computationally intensive tasks
  • Jan 29 Statistical Programming Camp 2017
    A five-and-a-half-day event organized by the Politics department to teach the basics of statistical programming using R, an open-source computing environment.
  • Feb 14 Welfare Policy Regimes and Political Participation: Evidence from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study
    Fragile Families Working Group Susanne Schwarz, Graduate Student, Princeton University
  • Feb 7 Linking FFCWS and Administrative Data in Texas: the Association Between Stable Center-based Care and Academic Success Over Time
    Fragile Families Working Group Christina Caramanis, Graduate Student, University of Texas at Austin