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Dr. Carl Taylor Featured in DPTV Special & Introduced Ta-Nehisi Coates During His Visit to MSU

Dr. Carl Taylor, a professor in the Department of Sociology,  was recently featured in Detroit Public TV’s, DPTV, one hour special entitled “Pathways to Prison: a One Detroit Special Report”. 

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Dr. Steven Gold and Dr. Jeffery Oliver Recently Published Article in the New York Observer and The Conversation

Dr. Steven Gold, a professor in the Department of Sociology and Dr. Jeffrey Oliver, a visiting assistant professor and a recent graduate of the Department’s PhD program recently published an article in an issue of The Conversation dedicated to Black History Month. The Conversation is an independent channel of information, analysis and opinion – sourced from the rich expertise of the university and research sector. http://theconversation.com/  The title of the article is “Will Trump’s ‘Color-Blind’ Pro-Business Policies Will Help Black Entrepreneurs, Too?” 

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Apr
26
273 Giltner Hall
Apr 26th 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
"Social, Political, and Scientific Challenges of the Zika Outbreak"
Apr
27
3rd Floor International Center
Apr 27th 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
“Ahmed Kathrada (1929-2017): A Tribute to a South African Activist for Non-Racialism and Democracy”
Apr
28
Apr 28th - All Day
Apr
28
457 Berkey Hall
Apr 28th 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
May
01
MSU Counseling Center
May 01st 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
May
01
Kellogg Center
May 01st 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
IPPSR presents veteran national observers and political writers Bill Kristol and Ron Fournier who will assess President Donald Trump’s First 100 Days in a special engagement May 1, 2017 at Michigan State University
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03
6H Berkey Hall
May 03rd 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Graduate student Cameron Whitley will be presenting "Unintentional Sentinels: Humans, Animals and Energy Development

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