November 2014

District 65 Superintendent Paul Goren meets with MPES fellows:

Paul Goren @ NU MPES

Thursday, Nov. 6th, 12:30-1:30pm

Annenberg 303

Dr. Goren will provide an overview of the opportunities and challenges facing the Evanston public schools.  District 65 serves 7500 students in 17 schools with over 40% of the students from families in poverty.  Goren will highlight how the district serves a broad range of learning needs in a diverse suburban/urban system.

Watch Paul Goren’s talk here:

NU Alum and Sociologist Tim Hallett meets with MPES fellows:

Tuesday, Nov. 18th, 12:30-1:45 pm

Anneberg 303

Tim Hallett Abstract

Prof. Hallett will give an overview of his 2-year ethnographic study which seeks to better understand professional socialization.


Harvard’s Tina Grotzer meets with MPES fellows:

Thursday, Nov. 20th, 12:30-1:30 pm

Anneberg 303

Tina Grotzer @ NU

Prof. Grotzer’s talk delves into causal complexity with an environmental focus.

Watch Tina Grotzer’s talk here: