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The Social Sciences Forum presents topics and perspectives of vital interest to the social sciences community and beyond. Lectures are free and open to the public and will last approximately one hour, followed by a question and answer period.


  • New Student Book Experience: Half the Sky

    Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
    Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Sheryl WuDunn, co-author, First Asian-American reporter to win a Pulitzer Prize This book is a passionate call to arms against what the authors argue is our era's most pervasive human right...
    Posted: August 3, 2017 3:58 PM
  • W.E.B.Du Bois Distinguished Lecture

    The Contemporary African Immigrant Communities in the U.S.
    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Toyin Falola, Professor of History, The Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities and Distinguished Teaching Professor, University of Texas, Austin   A substantial number of...
    Posted: August 7, 2017 8:57 AM