Upcoming Events


Jan 24, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About CIERS:  The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies. This seminar...
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Jan 31, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
  Abstract: At all levels of education, the racial achievement gap in performance between Black and Hispanic/Latino students and their White peers stubbornly persists. While the causes of this gap are numerous and interrelated, one theory posits...
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Feb 07, 2018
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Dr. Tressie McMillan Cottom, assistant professor of sociology at Virginia Commonwealth University, will discuss higher education stratification and inequality.  Dr. McMillan Cottom is co-editor of two volumes on technological change, inequality and...
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Feb 14, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About the speaker: Abigail Wozniak is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, working primarily in the field of labor economics. Her research has examined migration between states and cities as well as...
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Feb 21, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About CIERS: The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies. This seminar...
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Mar 07, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About the speaker: Ben Alcott is a university lecturer within the University of Cambridge faculty’s Research for Equitable Access and Learning (REAL) Centre, where he works on education policies in developing countries. His current research focuses...
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Mar 14, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About CIERS: The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies. This seminar...
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Mar 21, 2018
8:40 am to 9:10 am
About CIERS: The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies. This seminar...
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Mar 28, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
Doctoral students Moffett and Deane will present their research, as follows: Lillie Moffett, PhD Student in Combined Program in Education and Psychology: Topic to be announced KC Deane, PhD Student in Education: Does the Community College...
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Apr 04, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About the speaker: Dr. Kalena Cortes, associate professor at Texas A&M’s Bush School, holds a PhD in economics from the University of California at Berkeley. She is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Research...
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Apr 11, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
Working paper co-authors include Paul J. Devereux, Petter Lundborg and Kaveh Majlesi   Abstract: Wealth is highly correlated between parents and their children; however, little is known about the extent to which these relationships are genetic or...
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Apr 18, 2018
8:30 am to 10:00 am
About CIERS: The objective of the Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar (CIERS) is to engage students and faculty from across the university in conversations around education research using various research methodologies. This seminar...
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