Latest SSSP News

April 20, 2017

Optional One-Day Workshops in Montreal

In addition to all of the exciting sessions, panel discussions, and events in Montreal, we are pleased to offer two optional workshops.

 

Institutional Ethnography Workshop

Monday, August 14, 10:00am-4:00pm

Location: Montreal Bonaventure Hotel

Registration Fee: $75 for employed registrants or $50 for unemployed/ activist/student registrants

 

Qualitative Research Practice Workshop

Monday, August 14, 9:00am-4:00pm

Location: Montreal Bonaventure Hotel

Registration Fee: $50 for employed registrants or $25 for unemployed/ activist/student registrants

 

For workshop descriptions, visit http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/700/Optional_One-Day_Workshops/.

04/20/2017, 12:47 PM

 

April 18, 2017

Call for Nominations for the SSSP 2018 General Election

Nominations are open for candidates to run in the SSSP 2018 General Election (deadline 6/15).  For more information, visit:http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/656/2018_General_Election_Candidate_Nominations/.

04/18/2017, 10:28 AM

 

April 13, 2017

SSSP Awards with an April 15th Deadline

April 15th is the final day to make a nomination for the following awards: Arlene Kaplan Daniels Paper Award, Doris Wilkinson Faculty Leadership Award, Joseph B. Gittler Award, Kathleen S. Lowney Mentoring Award, and Lee Founders Award.  To learn more visit: http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/397/Awards/.

04/13/2017, 12:55 PM

 

April 11, 2017

Your Donation is Tax Deductible

Did you know that SSSP is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization? We accept tax deductible contributions to support our general operation and for specific purposes. We always welcome contributions and our goal in 2017 is to grow our mission through contributions of members like you. If you have questions, please do not hot hesitate to contact us.

04/11/2017, 03:22 PM

 

April 07, 2017

Call for Nominations for the SSSP 2018 General Election

Nominations are open for candidates to run in the SSSP 2018 General Election (deadline 6/15).  For more information, visit:http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/656/2018_General_Election_Candidate_Nominations/.

04/07/2017, 02:04 PM

 

April 06, 2017

Award Nominations

The April 15 deadline for award applications is fast approaching. To learn more about nominations for the Arlene Kaplan Daniels Paper Award, the Doris Wilkinson Faculty Leadership Award, the Joseph B. Gittler Award, the Kathleen S. Lowney Mentoring Award, and the Lee Founders Award visit http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/397/Awards/

 

04/06/2017, 12:42 PM

 

April 04, 2017

Nominations for the Lee Founders Award and the Joseph B. Gittler Award

The Lee Founders Award is made in recognition of significant achievements in a career that demonstrates a lifetime commitment to the ideals of the founders of the Society and especially to the humanist tradition of Alfred McClung Lee and Elizabeth Briant Lee (deadline 4/15). To learn more visit:  http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/260/Lee_Founders_Award/.

The Joseph B. Gittler Award is made in recognition of the significant scholarly achievements that a SSSP member has made in contributing to the ethical resolution of social problems (deadline 4/15). To learn more visit: http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/294/Joseph_B_Gittler_Award/.

04/04/2017, 12:44 PM

 

March 29, 2017

2017 General Election Results

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2017 General Election. Click here to view the election results, http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/705/2017_General_Election_Results/.

 

03/29/2017, 10:21 AM

Call for Nominations Deadline-2017 Thomas C. Hood Social Action Award

The Thomas C. Hood Social Action Award is awarded to a not-for-profit organization in the city/area hosting the annual meeting (deadline 4/1). To nominate a deserving group in Montreal, visit: http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/262/Thomas_C_Hood_Social_Action_Award/.

03/29/2017, 09:03 AM

 

March 28, 2017

Register for the 67th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problems

Pre-registration ends July 15: http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/696/fuseaction/ssspconf.portal.  In addition to all of the exciting sessions, panel discussions, and events, we are pleased to offer optional One-Day Workshops:  http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/700/Optional_One-Day_Workshops/.  Please consider securing a room in the SSSP room block at our discounted room rate of $189 (CAD) plus tax, per night.  Staying in the conference hotel will be very convenient for you.  To learn more visit: http://www.sssp1.org/index.cfm/m/695/Hotel_Reservation_Information/.

03/28/2017, 10:55 AM