The newly formed Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries Working Group will host its inaugural event on September 22, 2017 from 9am-5pm in Saieh Hall for Economics rm. 146. The day-long event will include research presentations by UChicago doctoral students and discussion by faculty members from departments other than the students' home unit. Built into the day will also be a round table discussion on ways to cultivate cross-department collaboration.
TO: Faculty, Students, and Staff
Division of the Social Sciences
FROM: David Nirenberg, Dean
Amanda Woodward, Deputy Dean
Patrick Hall, Dean of Students
DATE: February 8, 2017
RE: University’s Response to Executive Orders Affecting Immigration
Join us on the eve of Inauguration!
January 19, 5:30-7pm
Mandel Hall, Reynolds Club
1131 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637
What circumstances led to @realDonaldTrump winning the #2016election and what does his presidency mean? Join faculty experts from @UChicagoSocialScience for a panel discussion on the eve of the Presidential #Inauguration on what the #potus-elect represents now and moving forward.
The Benefits Open Enrollment period is under way! From October 31- November 16, 2016, you will be able to make your benefit elections for 2017 by logging in to http://workday.uchicago.edu.
You should have received your Open Enrollment Guide at your home address. The Guide can also be found on the Benefits Website at http://humanresources.uchicago.edu/benefits/2017openenrollment.shtml.
AQA announces Michael Pierson as recipient of the 2016 Kenneth W. Payne Prize
The Kenneth W. Payne Student Prize is presented each year by the Association for Queer Anthropology (AQA) of the American Anthropological Association to a graduate or undergraduate student in acknowledgment of outstanding anthropological work on 1) a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans* topic, or 2) a critical interrogation of sexualities and genders more broadly defined.