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Feb 27, 2014

You can find recordings, helpfully indexed, of 2013-14 faculty workshops at, including the opening event – "Healthcare as a Social Right," featuring Jack Geiger, Dorothy Roberts, and Jeffrey Goldhagen.

May 4, 2016

THIS MONTH'S PAPERS examine health care policy. In tackling this expansive topic, the presenters look quantitatively and qualitatively at the provision of public health services, public perceptions, and the political economy of health care policy in the U.S. and in South Africa.

May 5, 2016

 The ARCH, 3601 Locust Walk, Room 108

AS THE CULMINATION of a year of meetings to refine their research projects, the DCC undergraduate research fellows present their projects in a one-day conference, with topics that include school violence against Southeast Asians in Philadelphia, moral education in West Virginia, civil unions in Peru, migrant workers in Singapore, the treatment of the irreligious in Egypt, and early American foreign policy.

May 6, 2016
Panelists include Rena Bivens (Carleton University), Paula Chakravartty (New York University), Daniel Kreiss (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Lisa McLaughlin (Miami University), Jennifer Pan (Stanford University), Lisa Poggiali (University of Pennsylvania), Daniela Stockmann (Leiden University), and Zeynep Tufekci (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)