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Health and Medicine
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Migration

Sociology News

Department Statement

The Sociology Department's Faculty members have collaborated to create a departmental statement on Justice, Inclusion, and Equality for all members of the MSU community.

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Graduate Student Christian Ramirez Accepted to International Summer School Program in Barcelona, Spain

Over the summer, fourth year dual PhD student, Christian Ramirez, was accepted to "Decolonizing Knowledge and Power: Postcolonial Studies, Decolonial Horizons Summer School" in Barcelona, Spain.  The school is hosted by the Center of Study and Investigation for Decolonial Dialogues, and promotes research, knowledge production, education, and public policy.

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Upcoming Events

Jan
27
303 International Center
Jan 27th 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Feb
03
457 Berkey Hall
Feb 03rd 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Amanda Flaim, Assistant Professor in the James Madison College, will be presenting "The Problem of/with Statelessness:Expanding Citizenship & Reproducing Exclusion in Northern Thailand".
Feb
06
MSU Union Ballroom
Feb 06th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Honors College's 24th installment of Sharper Focus/Wider Lens will feature the topic, "A World on the Move: Refugees, Migrants and Immigrants.
Feb
10
457 Berkey Hall
Feb 10th 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Feb
14
225 Natural Resources
Feb 14th 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cecil Konijnendijk: “An Urban Forestry Approach to Developing Liveable and Resilient Cities”
Feb
17
457 Berkey Hall
Feb 17th 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Dr. Kristen Barber, Professor at Southern Illinois University, will be presenting.
Feb
21
225 Natural Resources
Feb 21st 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Larry Leefers: “Mechanistic Modeling of the Role of Forests and Related Economic Activities in Michigan’s Economy”

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