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The Causes and Consequences of 21st Century Segregation

9-20-2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Buchanan Ingersoll and Rooney PC 

Fall 2018 Speaker Series

“The Causes and Consequences of 21st Century Segregation”
Douglas S. Massey, PhD  

Introduced by Valerie Kinloch, Dean, School of Education

Q&A to follow

No registration required.  Limited seating is available – There will be no overflow room for this event.
Lunch is provided and lectures are free to the public.

Douglas S. Massey has served on the faculties of the University of Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania. His research focuses on international migration, race and housing, discrimination, education, urban poverty, and Latin America, especially Mexico. He is the author, most recently, of Climbing Mount Laurel: The Struggle for Affordable Housing and Social Mobility in an American Suburb (Princeton University Press 2013) and Brokered Boundaries: Creating Immigrant Identity in Anti-Immigrant Times (Russell Sage 2010). He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the American Philosophical Society. He is currently president of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences and past-president of the American Sociological Association and the Population Association of America. Ph.D. Princeton University.

Valerie Kinloch began her tenure as the Renée and Richard Goldman Dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of Education July 1 after spending nine years in the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State University.

Since arriving in Pittsburgh, Kinloch has dedicated herself to strengthening the school’s commitments to urban education, diversity and inclusion, and community engagement, while also enhancing school culture and broadening alumni participation. A highly-respected educator, Kinloch’s areas of research focus on the literacy, language, culture, and community engagement of youth and adults, both inside and outside of schools.

Center on Race and Social Problems invites you to help local communities in need by donating nonperishable items at this lecture.  They are collecting nonperishable food, toiletry, and hygiene items for donation to Community Human Services.

 

Details

Date:
9-20-2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Website:
http://crsp.pitt.edu

Organizer

Venue

University of Pittsburgh, Room 2017, Cathedral of Learning
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States + Google Map
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