Monthly Archives: August 2012

Scruggs wins prestigious Russell Sage fellowship

Professor Lyle Scruggs has been selected as a Visiting Scholar at the Russell Sage Foundation in New York City. While there, he will be working on a book that examines the historical evolution of social welfare programs around the world … Continue reading

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Staniland to speak on Pakistan and Militancy, Sept. 20, 3:30 pm

Prof. Paul Staniland will speak at UConn in SU 330 on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 3:30 pm on “Beyond the Monopoly of Violence: Militancy and the State in Pakistan.” Free refreshments will be served. (Staniland’s scheduled talk last February … Continue reading

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Navarro-Rivera at Public Religion Research Institute

Juhem Navarro-Rivera started a new full-time position as a Research Associate at the Public Religion Research Institute in Washington, DC in July. He wrote a piece for PRRI’s research blog on Latino partisanship and social issues. Navarro-Rivera finds that it … Continue reading

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