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Smock cited in story on how low marriage rates may exacerbate marriage-status economic inequality

Shapiro says Americans' seemingly volatile spending pattern linked to 'sensible cash management'

Work of Cigolle, Ofstedal et al. cited in Forbes story on frailty risk among the elderly

Highlights

Sarah Burgard and former PSC trainee Jennifer Ailshire win ASA award for paper

James Jackson to be appointed to NSF's National Science Board

ISR's program in Society, Population, and Environment (SPE) focuses on social change and social issues worldwide.

McEniry and Schoeni host Conference on Long-run Impacts of Early Life Events

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Catalog of ISR publications, 1945-1994 now available online

ASA report advises new PhDs in sociology: look at research, applied, and policy positions outside academia

Knodel and Lam lead the new Research Network on AIDS and Older Persons in Africa and Asia

Bob Groves reports on status of Census 2010, July 16

PSID on NSF's "Sensational 60" list of major scientific advances

ISR awards winners in U-M census video ad contest

ISR announces Census video contest winners

NIH awards $14.8 stimulus grant to ISR for expansion and renovation

PSC participates at 2010 PAA Annual Meeting

Meet New PSC Director Pamela Smock

ISR-sponsored Census Ad Contest takes on low student response rates

2009

"It's in Our Hands": New Census Bureau site promotes participation in 2010 Census

Applications for PSC small grants due by Jan 15, 2010

Richard Cohn, PSC alum, remembered. Obit

Postdoctoral Fellowships sponsored by NICHD and NIA available in 2010

Amos Hawley, pioneer in Human Ecology, dies at 98

Now accepting applications for Census 2010 Data Boot Camp for Journalists

ISR celebrates 60th anniversary June 19

PSC participants at PAA Annual Meeting, 2009

Aging in Developing Countries Network site launched

2008

The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Older Persons in Africa and Asia, a conference, November 7-8, 2008

NICHD & NIA Postdoctoral Fellowship applications being accepted for 2009 positions at PSC.

George Alter coordinates the Michigan Historical Demography Workshop

New PSC blog provides news on recent publications, funding, media stories, events

PSC participation at PAA: Description and schedule for papers, posters, discussions

Marshall Weinberg Research Fellowships awarded to Hwang, Xie, Mu, Grieger

Graduate travel fellowships available from Global Health Research and Training Initiative (GHRT)

Predissertation travel fellowship available from Institute for Research on Women and Gender (IRWG)

Remote statistical consulting appointments now available from CSCAR

2007

Ron Freedman remembered

Postdoctoral Fellowship applications now being accepted for NICHD and NIA positions at PSC

UM-GHRT/OVPR Faculty Seed Grant applications due October 15, 2007

IRWG Gender and Global Health faculty seed grant applications due October 15, 2007

Eva Mueller’s Life’s Work Celebrated

2006

Global Health Research and Training Initiative web site launched by Harlow et al.

Knodel and colleagues find older-age parents in Cambodia extensively involved in care of adult children with AIDS

Thornton's Reading History Sideways generates exchange

As immigration escalates in new U.S. locales, Frey sees heightened public interest

2005

How to Get Funding from NICHD

2003

Extract Web interface introduced by PSC Census 2000 support

2002

PSC Celebrates 2002 Freedman and Hermalin Endowment Awards

Danziger and Featherman at local book signing

Comparative Study of Aging and Health in Asia (AHA) is now underway at PSC and has posted a new web site.

2001

Institute for Social Research MLK 2001 Event: Collecting and Interpreting Race and Ethnicity Data: Census 2000 and Beyond

PSC remembers Deborah Selin Freedman, 1918-2001

2000

Obituary for Lee A. Lillard III, 1943-2000

PSC Reunion 2000: a major reunion and retirement celebration for Al Hermalin

1999

The World at 6 Billion: Where Do We Go From Here?

2014

ISR's program in Society, Population, and Environment (SPE) focuses on social change and social issues worldwide.

McEniry and Schoeni host Conference on Long-run Impacts of Early Life Events

ISR seminar on developments in household panel surveys, May 22

PSC trainees gather to celebrate their next moves

NIH announces new policy for resubmissions (4/17/14)

2014 PAA Annual Meeting, May 1-3, Boston

PSC newsletter spring 2014 issue now available

Raghunathan appointed director of Survey Research Center

Kusunoki wins faculty seed grant award from Institute for Research on Women and Gender

USN&WR ranks Michigan among best in nation for graduate education in sociology, public health, economics

ICPD Report shows international progress and acute challenges for women's rights and well-being

Applications for the 2014 PSC small grants program are due by Friday, January 31, 2014.

2013

New ISR center to advance research methods linking biological and social science data

Departing PSC trainees on their research, plans, and advice for incoming trainees

Conference on complex systems and population health, Feb 24-25

Remembering Suzanne Bianchi

PSC trainees on the job market

PSC researchers and trainees: Acknowledging grant support in publications and presentations

Arline Geronimus and Colter Mitchell featured in AJPH issue on society, genetics, and health

Trainees Nelson Saldaña, Sarah Seelye and Ellen Compernolle awarded PSC grants

U-M grad programs do well in latest USN&WR "Best" rankings

Pre-proposals for MiCDA Pilot Grant funding due March 15, 2013

Bound presents PAA-sponsored seminar at GAO on data needs for research on immigrant labor and the economy

PSC participation at PAA 2013

Application for Weinberg Fellowship in Population, Development, and Climate Change due February 25

PSC Small Grants announcement issued with proposal deadline of 1/31/2013

2012

Harding to speak at Science Café on 'Race and the Legal System,' Feb 27.

Smock named editor of PAA’s flagship journal, Demography

Dan Brown to discuss effects of climate change on Great Lakes region, Science Café, Oct 10.

PSC Pilot Grants available for 2013. Applications due Oct 19.

PSID and SRC host conference, 'Inequality across Multiple Generations,' Sept 13-14, 2012

Six local women partnered with A2A3 break record for English Channel swim

ISR's $29 million building addition approved by U-M Regents

Monitoring the Future study receives $35 million in funding from NIH for next 5 years

Weinberg Fellow Nolte walks fine line between ecological and social issues

Research Professor position in international family demography, PSC/SRC

Bob Groves leaving Census Bureau for Georgetown University

Jeroen Spijker is PSC resident April and May

Health and Retirement Study adds genetic data to NIH database

Michigan participation at PAA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, May 3-5, 2012

Michigan ranked 7th in Times Higher Education list of world's top social science universities

Michigan's grad program in sociology ranked 3rd on USN&WR "best of" list

Spatial Analysis in the Social Sciences seminars scheduled monthly, Feb - May, 2012

2011

Applications being accepted for the Marshall Weinberg Fellowship on Population, Development and Climate Change. Deadline Sept 30

PSC Reseachers at the Population Association of America 2011 Annual Meeting

2010

Accepting applications for 2011 NIA Postdoctoral Fellowships

David Lam says African scholar Geegbae's visit to U.S. has two-way importance

Half-day SIPP Analytic Research Conference, Sept 27, 6080 ISR