Past Special Events


Sociology Party in the Park 

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

12:00pm - 3:00 pm

Associates Park (Across from the Bookstore)

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Alumni Speaker Series -  Adam Goldston

Thursday, October 10th, 2013


HSH 201






Sociology Movie Screening - A Class Apart

Thursday, November 14th, 2013


HSH 201



Alumni Speaker Series: "Where are They Now? Careers of Sociology Alumni"

Thursday, February 13th, 2014


Leavey Auditorium





Central American Immigration: Honoring Pioneers & Charting New Paths  

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This event is hosted by the Center for the Study of Immigrant Intgration (CSII) and co-sponsored by these USC Departments and Organizations: American Studies & EthnicityEl Centro ChicanoPoiitical Science, and Sociology.




Sociology Mardi Gras Party/Movie Screening - The Order of Myths

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014


HSH 201

Refreshments will be served!




Going to Grad School: Tips on Finding and Applying to the Right Program for you

Thursday, March 6th, 2014


HSH 201

Refreshments will be served!







USC Dornsife Population Research Center Brown Bag Lecture Series
Jennifer Hook, USC Sociology
"Trajectories of Economic Disconnection Among Families in the Child Welfare System"
Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 @12:00pm
HSH 201 - Refreshments will be provided





2013 - 2014 New Directions in Feminist Research Seminar
Theme: Global Capitalism and Intimate Industries

April 3rd & 4th

"Global Capitalism and Intimate Industries"

Seminar Director: Rhacel Parrenas, Chair of Sociology and Professor of Gender Studies
Seminar Fellows:
Katie Hasson, Assistant Professor of Sociology (Dornsife)
Chaitanya Lakkimsetti, Andrew Mellon Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow with the 
Gender Studies Program and the Center for Feminist Research (Dornsife)
Nathaniel Burke, Ph.D. student in Sociology (Dornsife)
Feng-Mei Heberer, Ph.D. student in Critical Studies (Cinematic Arts)
Erin Kamler, Ph.D. student in Communication (Annenberg)
Demetrios Psihopaides, Ph.D. student in Sociology (Dornsife)

   New Directions in Feminist Research Seminar           "Normal - Real Stories from the Sex Industry"          "The Infrastructure of Intimacy" by Ara Wilson    
                                                                                    Film Screening by Nicolas Mai                                           Keynote Speaker



Thursday, April 10th

Resume Writing Workshop: Selling your Sociology Skills


HSH 201




Thursday, April 17th 

Sociology Movie Screening - 12 Years A Slave


GFS 101 






Thursday, May 1st, 2014


 Sociology Honors Seminar Student Presentations

Presentations from 2:00-3:00pm,  Reception from 3:00-4:00pm

HSH 201, Refreshments will be provided. 








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