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September 2017

Race, Ethnicity and Immigration Workshop

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Rm 240 Sociology, 725 Spadina
Toronto, ON M5S2J4 Canada
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Emine Fidan Elcioglue - "Progressive, But Privileged: Pro-Immigrant Activists and Their Quest to be Responsible Allies" The Race, Ethnicity and Immigration Workshop offers faculty and graduate students the opportunity to discuss and get feedback on their ongoing work, to know what others in the department working in the subfield are doing, and for graduate students who are starting the program to see how research is done in practice. We welcome any work that is related to race, ethnicity and/or immigration,…

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Graduate Student Event: Becoming a Sociologist — The Place of Social Media

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Rm 238, 725 Spadina
Toronto,
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All graduate students are invited to attend a presentation by Professor Tina Fetner from McMaster University about the place of social media in the professional lives of academic sociologists. She will cover such topics as: the graduate student role and social media how and when are social media appropriate? social media as useful tools and the positioning of expertise social media problems Twitter Facebook groups public sociology This event will be followed by lunch.

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Crossing Scarborough: Nation, Migration & Place-Making between the TRC and the 150

September 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
UTSC – Room IC318, 1265 Military Trail - Rm IC318
Scarborough, Ontario M1C1a Canada
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The workshop brings together scholars in the fields of transnational migration, the law and Indigeneity to develop an agenda of education for reconciliation focused on questions of migration, im/mobility and belonging. The workshop is convened by Professors Paloma Villegas and Patricia Landolt and presented in partnership with the Doris McCarthy Gallery at UTSC. Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/crossing-scarborough-tickets-37828541185 Program Details: https://goo.gl/tSRdBA

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October 2017

The Race, Ethnicity and Immigration Workshop

October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Rm 240 Sociology, 725 Spadina
Toronto, ON M5S2J4 Canada
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Soma Chatterjee - "A postracial nation or a reconfigured nationhood?: Revisiting postracial assumptions in research on skilled immigrants' labour market integration" The Race, Ethnicity and Immigration Workshop offers faculty and graduate students the opportunity to discuss and get feedback on their ongoing work, to know what others in the department working in the subfield are doing, and for graduate students who are starting the program to see how research is done in practice. We welcome any work that is related…

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November 2017

Sociology Graduate Student Writing Retreat

November 3 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 225, 725 Spadina
Toronto,
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This ½ day event intersperses quiet, uninterrupted writing time with the opportunity to work with colleagues and Sherri on pieces of writing. While graduate students might use this time to work on a dissertation chapter, they might also use it to work on a post-doc or fellowship proposal, or on an article for publication. The general goals of the event are to encourage students in their writing practice, offer writing support to help them improve, and offer a space for…

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The Race, Ethnicity and Immigration Workshop

November 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Rm 240 Sociology, 725 Spadina
Toronto, ON M5S2J4 Canada
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Ellen Berrey - "The Fight against Totalitarian One-World Government: White Right-Wing Populism, U.N. Agenda 21, and the Cultural Politics of Global Governance" The Race, Ethnicity and Immigration Workshop offers faculty and graduate students the opportunity to discuss and get feedback on their ongoing work, to know what others in the department working in the subfield are doing, and for graduate students who are starting the program to see how research is done in practice. We welcome any work that is…

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Graduate Student Event: The CV as a Motivational Document

November 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rm 240 Sociology, 725 Spadina
Toronto, ON M5S2J4 Canada
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All graduate students are invited to attend a session on preparing an effective CV. The session will cover such topics as: writing for local, national and international audiences whether to post your cv publicly on a website how to showcase your expertise in multiple ways Attendees should bring along a draft copy of their CVs.

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