Members of the CHESS faculty steering committee and outside supporters of CHESS gathered for a lively evening of wide-ranging discussion and lively conviviality in the Council Room of the Yale Club in New York City. Julia Adams, professor of Sociology and co-founder of CHESS, emceed the affair, which featured short presentations of recent work by … More Inaugural CHESS Gala – Yale Club, New York 20 February 2014
At the beginning of any venture, I find that it is helpful to ask the question: Why should I start this now? This at any rate will be the question that I hope to answer in this, the opening post of the CHESS blog. The CHESS workshop was created to spur the development of interdepartmental … More Why Start This Now?