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Professor Sophia Koufopoulou Wins the Inspirational Woman of the Year Award

This year the Center for Gender in Global Context awarded Sophia Koufopoulou, a member in the department of Sociology, the Inspirational Woman of the Year Award. 

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Professor Daniel Menchik Wins 2017 Teacher-Scholar Award

The Teacher Scholar Award is awarded yearly to six members of Michigan State University’s Faculty who have earned the respect of students and colleagues due to their devotion to and skill in teaching, and for their scholarly promise.

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Upcoming Events

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”
Feb
22
457 Berkey Hall
Feb 22nd 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Graduate student Katherine Dentzman will be presenting her oral dissertation on "Disruption, Attachment, and Farmers' Framing of Herbicide Resistant Weeds".
Feb
23
MSU Museum Auditorium
Feb 23rd 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
“Life and Death at Kent State: 1960s Student Dissent as a Working Class Movement” - Thomas M. Grace, Author of Kent State: Death and Dissent in the Long Sixties (co-sponsored by the MSU Department of Sociology) Free Event
Feb
23
Brody Hall Room 134
Feb 23rd 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Dr. Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Professor at the City of New York speaks on "Industrialized Punishment: Charting the Current Crisis in Racial Capitalism"
Feb
24
133 Akers Hall
Feb 24th 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
"Being an Ally When you're in the Majority"
Feb
24
457 Berkey Hall
Feb 24th 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lauren Benjamin, a doctoral student at the University of Michigan, will be presenting.
Feb
24
Feb 24th 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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