April 18, 2018 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): TBD

March 21, 2018 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): TBD

February 21, 2018 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): TBD

January 24, 2018 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "Contingent Tenure: How Landlords Use the Threat of Eviction," A talk with Eva Rosen

November 15, 2017 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "Undergraduate Research and Inequality in Higher Education: Sociological Insights on Pathways and Possibilities," a talk with Shannon Davis

October 25, 2017 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): "Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City," a talk with Derek Hyra

September 27, 2017 (2-3:15, Car Barn 213): "How Democratic Governance Helped Convert Economic Development into Social Development: The Americas since the 1800s," a talk with Timothy Wickham-Crowley




April 20, 2015 (2-3:15, Car Barn 203): "The TRUE Link Between Development and Democracy - It's Not What it Seems," a talk with Jack Goldstone, George Mason University

March 18, 2015 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): "Feguson, Race and the Politics of Black Death," a talk with Michael Eric Dyson, Georgetown University

February 18, 2015 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): "No Place Like Home: Wealth, Community & the American Dream," a talk with Brian McCabe, Georgetown University

January 21, 2015 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): "Development As Respect: Observations From Rural China," a talk with Becky Hsu, Georgetown University

November 12, 2014 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): “Historical Legacies of Place: From Military Base to Freeport Zone,” a talk with Victoria Reyes, Princeton University

October 21, 2014 (5:00, White-Gravenor 208): "How Drug Policies Impacted Black Communities – Is Structural Racism Intractable?," a talk with Martin Iguchi, Georgetown University (jointly sponsored with the African American Studies fall lecture series)

September 22, 2014 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): "The Expanding Geography of Ethnic Economies and its Effect on Immigrant Entrepreneurs and Workers," a talk with Mahesh H. Somashekhar



April 17, 2013 (2-3:15, Healy 103): "Crossing Over: Black Public Intellectuals in the Marketplace of Ideas," a talk with Dr. Patricia Hill Collins 

March 20, 2013 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "Social Class: The Cinderella of Variables in Electoral Studies," a talk with Dennis Gilbert, Hamilton College

February 20, 2013 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "The Operation of China’s General Social Survey," a talk with Professor Wang, Georgtown University and Renmin University of China

January 23, 2013 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "Safety Net: Meeting Students' Extracurricular Needs," a talk with Georgetown Health Education Services, Georgetown Counseling and Psychiatric Service, and Georgetown Student Affairs

November 14, 2012 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "To Rescue Virtuous Action: The Relationship of Theory and Practice in the History of Sociology," a talk with Pat Lengermann and Gillian Niebrugge-Brantley, George Washington University and American University

October 24, 2012 (2-3:15, Graduate School Conference Room): "A Sociology of Terrorism," a talk with William Daddio, Georgetown University 

September 26, 2012 (2-3:15, Car Barn 211): A Talk with Provost Groves, Georgetown University


April 25, 2012 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427):“An Investment Logic behind Government Legitimacy: Eminent Domain Use and Abuse in Philadelphia, 1992-2007," a talk with Debbie Becher, Columbia University

March 28, 2012 (2-3:15, Car Barn 202): "The Moral Wall: Expectations, Emotions and Honor at Work in the New Insecurity," a talk with Allison Pugh, University of Virginia

February 22, 2012 (2-3:15, Car Barn 427): "Moving to Health or Avoiding Equality?: Place-Based Stigma's Role in Structuring Spatial Health Inequality," a talk with Michael Bader, American University

November 16, 2011 (2-3:30, Leavey Programming Room):"Studying Each Other: Gender, Ethnography and Transgendered Kids," a talk with Tey Meadows, Princeton University (jointly sponsored with GU Pride, the LGBTQ Resource Center, and the Women's and Gender Studies Program)



February 24, 2010 (1-2:30, ICC 550): "Black Skin, White Coats: Race and Differential Treatment," a talk with Leslie R. Hinkson, Georgetown University

October 28, 2009: "Knowledge Networks in East Asia: The Next Challenge," a talk with Fr. Dennis McNamara, Georgetown Univeristy

September 30, 2009 (1-2:30, ICC 462): "Immigration, Crime and Justice," a talk with William McDonald, Georgetown University