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Department diary

Please refer to this diary regularly for any additions / updates.

 

January 2017

Tuesday 10th January

PUBLIC LECTURE Hosted by the LSE Library and LSE Spectrum
Pressing For Change: 25 years seeking trans equality

Time: 6.30pm-7.30pm
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

Speaker: Professor Stephen Whittle
ChairDr Hakan Seckinelgin

Wednesday 11th January

Mannheim Centre Seminar
Women convicted of homicide

Time: 6.30pm
Venue: 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, room LG.03

Speaker: Annette Balinger (Keele)
Chair: Janet Foster

Wednesday 11th January

PUBLIC LECTURE Hosted by LSE Works: Middle East Centre
Documenting Genocide: survey evidence on ISIS violence against Yazidis

Time: 6.30pm-8.00pm
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

SpeakerDr Valeria Cetorelli

Thursday 12th January

PUBLIC LECTURE Hosted by the International Inequalities Institute "Global Welfare Futures" series
Social Solidarity in the "Knowledge Economy"

Time: 6.30pm-8.00pm
Venue: Hong King Theatre, Clement House

Speaker: Professor Kathleen Thelen

Tuesday 24th January

LSEHSC Formal Seminar

Time: 12.45-1.45pm
Venue: TW2.9.04 Tower 2

Speaker: Professor Peter Smith (Imperial College London)

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Tuesday 31st January

DGSP Cluster Meeting

Time: 10.30am
Venue: Webb Room

February 2017

Wednesday 1st February

LT Undergraduate Staff-Student Liaison Committee Meeting

Time: 1.30pm
Venue: 32L 1.05

Wednesday 1st February

LT Professors' Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Thursday 2nd February

Lent Term Health Cluster Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Wednesday 8th February

Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 10.30am
Venue: Webb Room

Wednesday 8th February

LT Postgraduate Staff-Student Committee Meeting

Time:  2.30pm
Venue: Graham Wallas Room

Wednesday 8th February

Mannheim Centre Seminar
Global crime and comparative penology

Time: 6.30pm
Venue: 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, room LG.03

Speaker: Sappho Xenakis (Birkbeck)
Chair: Janet Foster

Wednesday 8th February

PUBLIC LECTURE Hosted by LSE Works: CASE
The Relationship between Inequality and Poverty: mechanisms and policy options

Time: 6.30pm-8.00pm
Venue: Hong Hong Theatre, Clement House

Speakers: Dr Eleni Karagiannaki and Dr Abigail McKnight

Monday 13th February

Department of Social Policy Research Roundtable
Living in a time of political change: what research issues does it raise?

Time: 3.30pm-5.00pm (followed by drinks reception)
Venue: The Webb Room

Thursday 16th February

Climate Change, Inequality and Social Policy seminar series

Time: 12.00-1.30pm
Venue:
Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

The Health Co-benefits of the low carbon economy-
Speaker:
Professor Sir Andy Haines (LSHTM)

Can the co-benefits of climate action help to deliver social equity?
Speaker: Dr Alison Smith (University of Oxford)

Can local carbon reduction programmes work in disadvantaged areas?
Speaker: Dr Ruth Mayne (Oxfam GB and University of Oxford)

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Wednesday 22nd February

ACADEMIC DEBATE Hosted by the Resolution Foundation, the International Inequalities Institute at LSE and LSE Literary Festival
Stagnation Generation: Exploring Intergenerational Fairness

Time: 5.00pm-6.30pm
Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

Speakers: Rachel Farrington, Georgia Gould, Professor John Hills, Omar Khan
Chair: David Willets

March 2017

Wednesday 1st March

LT Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Wednesday 8th March

LT Research Committee Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Wednesday 15th March

LT Staff Committee Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Vera Anstey Room (VAR)

Wednesday 15th March

Mannheim Centre Seminar
Communicating Criminology

Time: 6.30pm
Venue: 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, room LG.03

Speaker: Richard Garside (Centre for Crime and Justice)
Chair: Janet Foster

Tuesday 21st March

End of Lent Term party for students and staff in the Department

Time: 6.00pm onwards
Venue: LSESU The Venue, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

April 2017

Thursday 9th April

Climate Change, Inequality and Social Policy seminar series
Time, carbon and social policy

Time: 12.00-1.30pm
Venue:
Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Speaker: Prof Angela Druckman (University of Surrey)

Wednesday 26th April

LSEHSC Formal Seminar

Time: 12.45-1.45pm
Venue: Alumni Theatre, NAB

Speaker: Matt Sutton (University of Manchester)

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Wednesday 26th April

ST Undergraduate Staff-Student Liaison Committee Meeting

Time:2.30pm
Venue: Lionel Robbins Building R505

Thursday 27th April

Climate Change, Inequality and Social Policy seminar series
Would income redistribution result in higher aggregate emissions?

Time: 12.00-1.30pm
Venue:
Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Speaker: Lutz Sagar, LSE

May 2017

Wednesday 10th May

LSEHSC Formal Seminar

Time: 12.45-1.45pm
Venue: Alumni Theatre, NAB

Speaker: Marjon Van der Pol (University of Aberdeen)

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Wednesday 10th May

ST Research Committee Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Wednesday 10th May

Mannheim Centre Seminar
Desistance

Time: 6.30pm
Venue: 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, room LG.03

Speaker: Beth Weaver (Strathclyde)
Chair: Janet Foster

Wednesday 17th May

ST Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 2,30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Thursday 25th May

Climate Change, Inequality and Social Policy seminar series
Postgrowth and Wellbeing

Time: 12.00-1.30pm
Venue: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Speakers: Prof Max Koch (Lund University) and Dr Milena Buchs (University of Leeds) 

Wednesday 31st May

ST Professors' Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Webb Room

June 2017

Wednesday 7th June 

ST Staff Committee Meeting

Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Graham Wallas Room

Wednesday 7th June

Mannheim Centre Seminar
Impact of pornography on the young

Time: 6.30pm
Venue: 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, room LG.03

Speaker: Joanna Adler (Middlesex)
Chair: Janet Foster

Tuesday 20th June

BSc Sub-Board of Examiners meeting

Time: 12.00
Venue: Webb room

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