College of Humanities and Social Sciences

CHSS Events


CLS MA Thesis Workshop

CLS Graduate Student Workshop Series

Criminology, Law and Society

October 29, 2015, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, #318

Please join Dr. Lum and Dr. Johnson to learn about the MA thesis process. Guidance about timelines, format, and structure will be provided. University and departmental policies on thesis completion will be reviewed. Open to CLS graduate students.

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Guest Lecture by Dr. Philip M. Carter, Florida International University

Perceiving Spanish in Miami. Perception, Social Cognition, and Sociological Consequences


November 4, 2015, 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
Johnson Center, B

Miami is well known as one of the most bilingual cities in the US, with over 60% of people over the age of five speaking Spanish at home, and most of those also speaking English. In this talk, Dr. Phillip Carter will present his research on attitudes towards Spanish and English, as well as towards different varieties of Spanish, and the ways that these attitudes reflect ideologies about Spanish, Miami, and the United States.

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