Department of Sociology
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Honors Colloquium

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 • 2:30 PM

RLP 1.302D


Holiday Reception

Monday, December 10, 2018 • 4:00 PM

Littlefield Home First Floor (LFH)


Urban Ethnography Lab End-of-Semester Party

Friday, December 7, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


UEL Brown Bag: Eldad Levy

Friday, November 30, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


PRC Brown Bag: Abby Weitzman

Friday, November 30, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


PRC Brown Bag: James Bart Stykes

Friday, November 16, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


Dissertation to Book Panel

Friday, November 16, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 1.302E



SOC Fellowship Workshop

Monday, November 12, 2018 • 2:00 PM

RLP 1.302D


UEL Brown Bag: Daniela Bandelli

Friday, November 9, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


PRC Brown Bag: Dierdre Bloome

Friday, November 9, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


Bridget Goosby - "Racism and Minority Health: A Biosocial Perspective"

Thursday, November 8, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 0.104


UEL Brown Bag: Alex Diamond

Friday, November 2, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


PRC Brown Bag: Matthew Anderson

Friday, November 2, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


PRC Brown Bag: Sara Mernitz

Friday, October 26, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E



UEL Brown Bag: Abraham Younes

Friday, October 19, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


Fall Comprehensive Exam - Day 2

Friday, October 19, 2018 • 12:30 PM


PRC Brown Bag: Bill Kelly

Friday, October 19, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


Fall Comprehensive Exam - Day 1

Thursday, October 18, 2018 • 2:30 PM


Eric Klinenberg - "Climate Change, Extreme Weather Events, and Inequality"

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • 7:00 PM

Texas Union Quadrangle Room


Texas Prison Education Initiative Information Session

Monday, October 15, 2018 • 11:00 AM

RLP 1.302C


Zotero Workshop with Daniel Fridman

Friday, October 12, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


Beyond Bail: Using Behavioral Science To Improve Criminal Justice Outcomes

Thursday, October 11, 2018 • 2:00 PM

RLP 1.302C


Beyond Bail: Using Behavioral Science To Improve Criminal Justice Outcomes

Thursday, October 11, 2018 • 2:00 PM

RLP 1.302C


Ada Cheng - "Breaking Rules, Broken Hearts: Loving Across Borders"

Friday, October 5, 2018 • 3:00 PM

RLP 1.106


Joe Foweraker - "Contending Claims to Power in Democratic Regimes"

Thursday, October 4, 2018 • 3:30 PM

RLP 2.606


Ada Cheng - "Composing Ethnographic Narratives"

Thursday, October 4, 2018 • 5:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


Title IX Presentations

Friday, September 28, 2018


PRC Brown Bag: John Gerring

Friday, September 28, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


RDC Proposal Development Workshop with Bethany DeSalvo

Thursday, September 27, 2018 • 10:00 AM

RLP 1.302D


UEL Brown Bag: Maricarmen Hernandez

Friday, September 21, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


PRC Brown Bag: Kristin Turney

Friday, September 21, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


Sociology Graduate Student Council (SGSC) Meeting

Thursday, September 20, 2018 • 11:00 AM

RLP 1.302C


Sociology Teaching Assistant Workshop

Monday, September 17, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 1.302D



PRC Brown Bag: Thomas DiPrete

Friday, September 14, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


Power, History, and Society (PHS) Info Session

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 • 4:30 PM

RLP 3.214F


New Cohort Welcome Reception

Friday, September 7, 2018 • 4:00 PM

RLP 1.302 Patio


PRC Brown Bag: Alexandra Killewald

Friday, September 7, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


Updates from the Field: UEL's Annual Meet and Greet Reception

Friday, September 7, 2018 • 1:00 PM

RLP 3.214F


PRC Brown Bag Kick-Off

Friday, August 31, 2018 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302E


New Graduate Student Orientation

Monday, August 27, 2018 • 11:00 AM


Spring 2018 Honors Colloquium

Monday, May 7, 2018 • 1:15 AM

CLA 1.106


"Divided We Stand?": Race and Immigration in the Trump Era

Friday, May 4, 2018 • 8:45 AM

SAC 2.302


PRC Brown Bag - Daniel Schneider, Berkeley

Friday, May 4, 2018 • 12:00 PM

CLA/RLP 1.302E


Race and the Academy: A Panel Conversation

Friday, April 27, 2018 • 8:30 AM

CLA/RLP 1.302E



Julian Go - "The Origins of Police Militarization in the U.S."

Friday, April 20, 2018 • 3:00 PM

CLA/RLP 1.302D


The Struggle for Roma Rights in a Neoliberal Post-Socialist Europe -Dr. Nidhi Trehan, Visiting Scholar - UT Austin

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 • 11:00 AM

CLA/RLP 3rd Floor, Urban Ethnography Lab Conference Room



R&E Brownbag #3

Friday, April 13, 2018 • 2:30 PM

RLP 3.106


Ethnographic Approaches: Silvia Pasquetti

Thursday, April 12, 2018 • 11:00 AM

RLP 3.214F (11am Discussion), RLP 0.122 (3:30pm Book Talk)







PRC Brown Bag - Beth Widen, UT Austin

Friday, March 23, 2018 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E


Race and Pedagogy: A Panel Conversation

Friday, March 23, 2018 • 2:30 PM

CLA 3.106




R&E Brownbag #2

Friday, March 9, 2018 • 2:30 PM

CLA 3.106


danah boyd on “Hacking Big Data: Discovering Vulnerabilities in a Sociotechnical Society”

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 • 5:00 PM

University of Texas, Belo Center for New Media (BMC 1.202), 300 W. Dean Keeton, Austin


Reading: “Goddess of Anarchy: The Life and Times of Lucy Parsons, American Radical”

Monday, March 5, 2018 • 7:00 PM

BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin, 78703







"Karl Marx at 200" Panel Discussion

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 • 3:30 PM

University of Texas, Garrison Hall (GAR 4.100), Austin


Susan Faludi - "In the Darkroom of Identity and Refuge: A Daughter's Account"

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 • 7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302


Katharine Hayhoe on "When Facts Are Not Enough"

Sunday, February 18, 2018 • 5:15 PM

Austin Convention Center, Ballroom D, 500 East Cesar Chavez St., Austin 78701



"Going Local: Fostering Equitable Access in Texas Cities under the Trump Administration"

Friday, February 16, 2018 • 12:00 PM

Sid Richardson Hall, (SRH 3.122), LBJ School of Public Affairs, 2315 Red River St., Austin, 78712




R&E Brownbag #1

Friday, February 9, 2018 • 2:30 PM

CLA 3.106



Humanities Institute 2018 Symposium: Health, Well-Being, and Healing

Friday, February 2, 2018 • 8:00 AM

UNB 3.304 (Quadrangle Room)

Humanities Institute 2018 Symposium: Health, Well-Being, and Healing

“Whose Streets?” Documentary Screening

Thursday, February 1, 2018 • 6:30 PM

Austin Public Library, Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Chavez St., Austin, 78702


Alondra Nelson on "The Social Life of DNA"

Thursday, February 1, 2018 • 7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302, 201 E. 24th St., University of Texas, Austin


Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 • 4:00 PM

Sheffield-Massey Room in Townes Hall (TNH 2.111), University of Texas School of Law, Austin





  • Department of Sociology

    The University of Texas at Austin
    305 E 23rd St, A1700
    RLP 3.306
    Austin, TX 78712-1086
    512-232-6300