CUPC Seminar Series

CUPC Seminar Line-up for Spring 2023

Unless indicated otherwise, all talks take place from NOON – 1:00 PM
Attend in-person @ Institute of Behavioral Science, Rm. 155-A or virtually:
Spring 2023 Zoom link: 
For more details on talks, including Zoom password, see the IBS Events page.

Thursday, January 19, 2023 @ 3:30 pm
MENKEN Distinguished Lecture in Population Studies
Deborah Balk, Professor, Baruch College; Director, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research
Confronting the Rising Tide: Population Exposure, Change and Prospects in Low-lying Coastal Areas
Unique Zoom link:
Reception immediately following the presentation @ the Koenig Alumni Center

Monday, March 13
Katrina Walsemann Univ. of Maryland, Maryland Population Research Center, and School of Public Policy
Title: How Educational Inequities in the U.S. South Pre and Post Brown Shape the Cognitive Status of Black and White Adults

Monday, March 20
Aubrey Limburg, U.S. Census Bureau, Enhancing Health Data Pgm, CU Boulder PhD Alumnus
Title: Enhancing the study of racial/ethnic disparities in health: A project linking Medicaid and Census Bureau data

Monday, April 3
Laura Vargas, CU Denver – Anschutz Medical Campus, Psychiatry
Title: Mental health and trauma exposure among recent Latinx immigrant adults

CANCELLED: Monday, April 10
Erin Kelly, CU Denver – CO School of Public Health, Injury & Violence Prevention Center
Title: Contextual Risk Factors Associated with Youth Suicides in the U.S.

Monday, April 17
Scott Ortman, Director, Center for Collaborative Synthesis in Archaeology, IBS / Assoc. Professor
Title: Connecting the Past and Present of Inequality through Archaeology

Past Series

CUPC Seminar Line-up for Fall 2022

Unless indicated otherwise, all talks take place from
NOON – 1:00 PM: attend in-person @ Institute of Behavioral Science, Rm. 155-A

Monday, August 29
Katie Massey-Combs, CU Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence
Understanding and Promoting Sexual and Reproductive Health of Youth with Child Welfare Involvement.

Monday, September 19
Amanda Carrico, CU Environmental Studies
Who are the Climate Migrants? Investigating the Moderating Role of Social Networks and Livelihoods on Climate-Induced Mobility in Bangladesh.

Monday, November 14
Mara Goldman, CU Environment and Society/International Development
Covid-19 and Conservation/Tourism: Lessons learned from dryland communities in East and Southern Africa

Monday, November 28
Karen Bailey, CU Environmental Studies
Investigating the Role of Equity and Sense of Place in Climate Adaptation.

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