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Department diary

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

 

April 2017

Wednesday 26th April

Department meeting

Time: 10.00am
Venue: The Webb Room

Wednesday 26th April

LSEHSC Formal Seminar

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

Speaker: Matt Sutton (University of Manchester)

Register here

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

Register here

May 2017

Tuesday 2nd May

Global Welfare Futures Lecture
No Escape from American Exceptionalism? The Future of US Social Policy

Time: 6.30pm-8.00pm
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building

Speaker: Paul Pierson

Wednesday 3rd May

ST Health Cluster Meeting

Time: 2.00pm
Venue: Graham Wallas Room

Thursday 4th May

PhD WiP Seminar
How do working age social security recipients understand and use their money? Analytic challenges of description and interpretation in qualitative research

Time: 12.00pm-1.00pm
Venue: OLD 1.26

Speaker: Kate Summers

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

Thursday 11th May

PhD WiP Seminar
Ideas and work-family policy change in England, 1997-2010

Time: 12.00pm-1.00pm
Venue: OLD 1.26

Speaker: Sam Mohun Himmelweit

Tuesday 16th May

Public Event: What if we rethought parole?

Time: 6.30pm-8.30pm
Venue: Alumni Theatre, NAB

Speakers: Nicola Padfield, Professor Nick Hardwick, Dr Laura Jones

Chair: Dr Meredith Rossner

This event is free. To attend this event, please register via Eventbrite

Wednesday 17th May

ST Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 2,30pm
Venue: Webb Room

Thursday 18th May

PhD WiP Seminar
Social networks and population dynamics in armed conflicts

Time:12.00pm-1.00pm
Venue: KSW 1.01

Speaker: Diego Alburez-Gutierrez

Tuesday 23rd May

PhD WiP Seminar
Educational disparities in the timing of transition to motherhood in Latin America: a cohort perspective

Time: 12.00pm-1.00pm
Venue: KSW 1.01

Speaker: Ewa Batyra

Wednesday 24th May

LSE ALPHA/KCL Global Ageing and Health Seminar
Rethinking care for older Africans: changing expectations and practices of long term care in urban and rural South Africa

Time: 16.00-17.00
Venue: Room 4.10, 4th Floor, Old Building

Speaker: Emily Freeman

Thursday 25th May

PhD WiP Seminar
Poverty persistence in Chile

Time: 12.00pm-1.00pm
Venue: KSW 1.01

Speaker: Joaquin Prieto

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

Wednesday 31st May

Book Launch: The Origins of Behavioural Public Policy

Time: 6.00pm-8.00pm
Venue: Thai Theatre, New Academic Building

The event will launch Dr Adam Oliver’s new book, The Origins of Behavioural Public Policy.

Nick Chater and Lord Gus O’Donnell will offer views on the future of this field.

To attend this event please RSVP Adam Oliver.

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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