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UPDATE - BIPOC graduate student experiences at York University May 10 2021

UPDATE - BIPOC graduate student experiences at York University May 10 2021

We regret that the event is now full and there is no longer a wait list. We had to cap registration to keep the small group discussions manageable. Please do not be discouraged, you will have other opportunities to share your experiences. The Graduate Student and Postdoc Subcommittee of the President’s Advisory Council – Equity,  […]

May 4 Methods Clinic - Media data collection using R 10 - 3pm EST

May 4 Methods Clinic - Media data collection using R 10 - 3pm EST

Media data collection using R 4 May 2021, 10-3pm EST (Eastern Standard Time) Register by April 27, limited spots Facilitators: Professors Cary Wu and Muyang Li, Sociology  Part I. 10-12pm, R basics. Professor Wu This workshop will cover the basics of R programming (e.g., data importation, data visualization, and simple regression analysis). Part II. 1-3pm, […]

Support for members of Asian communities and solidarity against racial violence and aggression in all its forms for all racialized groups

Support for members of Asian communities and solidarity against racial violence and aggression in all its forms for all racialized groups

Solidarity with Asian communities We, in the Department of Sociology and the Graduate Program in Sociology, express our support for members of Asian communities and their allies, and we would like to reiterate that we stand in solidarity against racial violence and aggression in all its forms for all racialized groups. We denounce the recent […]

UPDigest - Sociology Newsletter (Spring 2021)

UPDigest - Sociology Newsletter (Spring 2021)

Check out our March 2021 Sociology UPDigest today! One year after the pandemic was declared a global health emergency shaping our lives and the lives of many communities around the world, we want to take a moment to reflect what it has meant for us as sociologists. To you as students, to us as teachers […]

April 15 Methods Clinic - 1 - 3 p.m.

April 15 Methods Clinic - 1 - 3 p.m.

The Resource Centre for Public Sociology Methods Clinic Coding qualitative data Thursday 15 April 2021, 1-3pm Register by April 8 or until full, limited spots Facilitators: Professor Nancy Mandell, Sociology PhD Students Jana Borras and Janice Phonepraseuth, Sociology Coding is a critical process in analyzing qualitative data in which data are sorted, labelled, and organized […]

March 24, 2021 (Wed): 6:30-8:00pm EST - [Virtual] Roundtable: What does the Atlanta Tragedy Mean? Korean Diaspora Speaks

March 24, 2021 (Wed): 6:30-8:00pm EST - [Virtual] Roundtable: What does the Atlanta Tragedy Mean? Korean Diaspora Speaks

[Virtual] Roundtable: What does the Atlanta Tragedy Mean? Korean Diaspora Speaks March 24, 2021 (Wed): 6:30-8:00pm EST Register in advance: https://utoronto.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAof-GhpjkiH9P9lxbsePThh2nV8XfaNUo- Roundtable Participants: Michelle Cho (East Asian Studies, U of T), Hae Yeon Choo (Sociology, U of T), Laam Hae (Politics, York), Hong Kal (Visual Art and Art History, York), Ann Kim (Sociology, York), Eunjung Lee (Social Work, U of T), Yoonkyung Lee […]

RCPS Sociology Methods Clinics- Coming this spring 2021

RCPS Sociology Methods Clinics- Coming this spring 2021

  15 April, 1-3pm Topic: Coding qualitative data Facilitator: Professor Nancy Mandell with doctoral students, Jana Borras and Janice Phonepraseuth, Sociology Registration opens March 17, limited spots   4 May, 10-3pm Topic: Media data collection using R Facilitators: Professors Cary Wu and Muyang Li, Sociology Registration opens April 19, limited spots The RCPS Methods Clinic […]

NOW CANCELLED. RCPS Sociology Methods Clinic March 16, 2021

NOW CANCELLED. RCPS Sociology Methods Clinic March 16, 2021

This Methods Clinic has been cancelled. 16 March, 2-4pm Topic: Institutional ethnography Facilitator: Professor Eric Mykhalovskiy, Graduate Program Director, Sociology. Registration now closed York Sociology faculty and graduate students have priority, and registrants not in Sociology will be confirmed first-come-first-served for spots available after the deadline. For more information, please contact socrcps@yorku.ca.

Sociology Annual Lecture 2021 - February 25, Mike Davis, University of California, Riverside (USA)

Sociology Annual Lecture 2021 - February 25, Mike Davis, University of California, Riverside (USA)

Thursday, February 25     5 - 7 p.m. EST Join Zoom Meeting https://yorku.zoom.us/j/99114826970?pwd=U0pLNXJHRVVMTWV0MjJCV3ZnclNNZz09 Trump as Vector: Pandemic Denialism and the Anti-Lockdown Revolt Mike Davis is Distinguished Emeritus Professor at the University of California, Riverside (USA). His numerous publications include City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles (Verso, 1990), and Late Victorian Holocausts: El […]

Celebrating Black History Month - February 9, Joseph Mensah, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, York University

Celebrating Black History Month - February 9, Joseph Mensah, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, York University

A collaboration between the Resource Centre for Public Sociology (RCPS) in the Department of Sociology and the Harriet Tubman Institute (HTI),York University Tuesday 9 February 2021, 11:30–1:00pm Register by February 5 Zoom link will be sent out February 8 Professor Joseph Mensah, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, York University, Toronto Social (In)justice, Racism, and the COVID-19 Pandemic: […]