Princeton Alumni Association of Canada, Toronto Chapter 2012 Annual Dinner
Please join us for the Princeton Alumni Association of Canada, Toronto Chapter Annual Dinner on Tuesday, November 13, 2012.
C5 Restaurant at the Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queens Park
Cocktails (cash bar) at 6:30 p.m.
Dinner at 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $40.00 per person
Please purchase tickets online at http://paac2012.eventbrite.ca/ for yourself and your guests.
Professor Angel Harris, Associate Professor of Sociology and African American Studies will give a talk entitled "Probability versus Possibility: Can We Truly be Engines for Change?"
Professor Harris is also a faculty member in the Joint Ph.D. Program in Social Policy and Sociology, and a Faculty Associate of the Office of Population Research, the Center for Research on Child Wellbeing, and Center for Migration and Development. Harris' research interests include social inequality, policy, and education. His work focuses on the social psychological determinants of the racial achievement gap. Specifically, he examines the factors that contribute to differences in academic investment among African Americans, Latino/as, Asian Americans, and Whites. Harris also studies the impact that adolescents' perceptions of opportunities for upward socio-economic mobility have for their academic investment, and the long-term effects of youths' occupational aspirations both within the United States and Europe.
See more information about Professor Angel Harris here: http://bit.ly/PK3GDT
Please contact Kevin Yip '01 or Belinda Schubert '03 if you have any questions.
We look forward to seeing you there,
Princeton Alumni Association of Canada, Toronto Chapter