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Ed Laumann, Mario Small, and Kate Cagney bring expertise in population research to their collaborations with other sociologists and health scientists, economists and investigators from a wide range of disciplines. See People »

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Announcements

CACIOPPO APPOINTED TO SERVE ON THE PRESIDENT'S COMMITTEE ON THE NATIONAL MEDAL OF SCIENCE

 

John T. Cacioppo, PRC associate and the Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished Service Professor of Psychology, has been appointed by President Obama to serve on the President's Committee on the National Medal of Science. This committee of 12 scientists and engineers evaluates the nominees for the National Medal of Science and makes recommendations to the White House.

 

The National Medal of Science was established by the 86th Congress in 1959 and is the highest award presented by the President of the United States to individuals deserving of special recognition for outstanding contributions to their field of science, the scientific community, and the Nation.

 

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The photographs on this website were taken by Beth Rooney, Wendy Wagner, and PRC staff members.


 

 

 

Demography Workshop

The Demography Workshop has concluded for the 2013-2014 academic year. Workshops will begin again in Fall 2014. Have a safe and happy summer!

 

For more information about the weekly workshop series see Events>>Demography Workshop>> The Demography Workshop is co-sponsored by the Center on the Demography and Economics of Aging>>