Comet Calendar

The Pandemic in Policy, Practice and Politics - We're Not All in This Together: A Sociological Look at the Coronavirus

The Pandemic in Policy, Practice and Politics is a monthly webinar series that examines the current Coronavirus pandemic through the lens of the social sciences. Join us to explore the way the pandemic is affecting everything from public health and public finances to political campaigns and more.

Upcoming Event:
We're Not All in This Together: A Sociological Look at the Coronavirus
featuring Dr. John Malek-Ahmadi
EPPS Assistant Professor of Instruction of Sociology

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 at 1 p.m.

Dr. Malek Ahmadi's talk will be a sociological examination of the virus, its spread, and confirmation bias given the media's portrayal of the pandemic.

Dial-In Information

Join virtual session

Please install Microsoft TEAMS onto your computer or mobile device prior to the designated meeting day/time to be ready for the live event. Instructions on how to install MS TEAMS can be found at

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Virtual Event

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.

Event Type

Lectures & Workshops

Target Audience

Undergraduate Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students, Graduate Students, International Students


Arts & Culture, Health & Wellness, Research, Science & Technology, Sustainability, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Diversity & Inclusion

Contact Information
Erin Dougherty
Google Calendar iCal Outlook