[gov3009-l] Applied Stats Workshop: Sunshine Hillygus, Wed @noon, CBRSS

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Mon, 29 Sep 2003 16:26:08 -0400


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Research Workshop in Applied Statistics
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Please join us this Wednesday @ noon at CBRSS,
the Center for Basic Research in the Social Sciences, 
34 Kirkland Street, Rm 22, for
"Campaign Effects and the Dynamics of Turnout Intention in Election 2000",
presented by D. Sunshine Hillygus.

Sunshine Hillygus joined Harvard's Government Department as an Assistant 
Professor in July 2003. Her research and teaching interests include American 
political behavior, campaigns and elections, political organizations, and IT 
and society. Her current research examines campaign effects and voter decision-
making in U.S. presidential elections. 

Paper (which will serve as a jumping-off point for the talk) available at
http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~gov3009/Calendar/hillygusturnout9-29

As always, lunch will be provided.

Contact information, the current schedule, and previous presentations may be
found at the course web site: http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~gov3009/

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The Research Workshop in Applied Statistics is a forum for graduate
students, faculty, and visiting scholars to present and discuss work
in progress and exchange ideas.  It is intended as a tour of Harvard's
statistical innovations and applications with weekly stops in
different disciplines such as economics, epidemiology, medicine,
political science, psychology, public policy, public health, sociology
and statistics.  The topics of papers presented in previous years
included missing data, survey analysis, Bayesian simulation, sample
selection, and models for election and portfolio choice. Faculty and
student participants in the workshop present their current projects,
and guest speakers also give occasional presentations. The workshop
provides an excellent opportunity for informal interaction between
graduate students and faculty from a variety of disciplines. Course
credit is available for students as either an upper-level Government
or Sociology class. Lunch is provided.

If you are interested, note that all events are held at noon, in Room 22,
Center for Basic Research in Social Sciences (CBRSS, 34 Kirkland St., this is
the yellow building across the street from William James Hall).
Contact information and previous presentations may be found at the course web
site: http://www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/~gov3009/

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Questions?  Please contact the workshop coordinator, Alexis Diamond, at
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