Upcoming IBS Colloquia & Events

Thursday, Sep 3, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, IBS Room 155B
Dasymetric Refinement of Small Area Estimates of Population Over Time
Dr. Babs Buttenfield, Department of Geography, CU Boulder
My research interests focus on generalization, understanding the impacts of scale and resolution on data and modeling, representing uncertainty, and designing visualization tools for environmental modeling. I am a Past President of the American Cartographic Association. In 2001, I was named GIS Educator of the Year by the University Consortium for Geographic Information Science.
Sponsored by CUPC
Thursday, Sep 10, 4:00 to 7:00 PM, IBS Room 155A & B
All IBS Fall Gathering 2015
It's that time of the year - all IBS Fall Gathering is here!! This is our annual gathering party that welcomes everyone back to CU. Refreshments will be provided, and there will be a PowerPoint slide show of everyone's summer adventures.
Thursday, Sep 17, 12:30 to 1:30 PM, IBS Room 155B (two short presentations)
Social Science Research in the Service of Rural Housing Policy
Dr. John Cromartie, Economic Research Service, US Department of Agriculture
Integrating Local Agrifood System and Health Indicators to Explore Uneven Development in the Southern US
Dr. John Green, Center for Population Studies, University of Mississippi
Sponsored by CUPC
Thursday, Oct 15, 5:00 PM, Location TBD
A Japanese puzzle in the history of contraception
Dr. Fabian Drixler, Department of History, Yale University
Co-sponsored by CUPC and the History Department, CU Boulder
Conference: Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences ~ CU Population Center
October 22-23, 2015
The Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences conference showcases behavioral and molecular genetic studies that enhance demographic and social scientific inquiry and integrate genetics and the social sciences. Researchers from any of the biological or social sciences are encouraged to participate.
Supported by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development and the Population Association of America, with additional funds provided by the NICHD funded CU Population Center, the Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research, and the Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
IGSS 2015 Conference Website
Thursday, Nov 5, 4:00 - 5:00 PM, IBS Room 155B
What Makes News?
Malinda Miller-Huey, Director, Media Relations & News Services, CU Strategic Relations
Sponsored by CUPC
Friday, Nov 13, 12:00 - 1:00 PM, IBS Room 155B
The Future of Human Longevity
Stuart Jay Olshansky, Professor School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago
Sponsored by CUPC