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Archives - June 2013

June 26, 2013

Preliminary Program: Start Planning your NYC visit today!

Just a reminder that the Annual Meeting Preliminary Program is available online for viewing! Check out the program to start planning your daily Annual Meeting schedule. Search for sessions, program participants, and special events at the Annual Meeting through our online Preliminary Program.

06/26/2013, 09:46 AM


June 10, 2013

Call for Resolutions Reminder!

Members who wish to propose resolutions for consideration of the SSSP should submit them to the appropriate Division Chairperson(s) (see the Special Problems Divisions web pages for current contact information) and directly to the SSSP Vice-President at

Click here for information on the SSSP resolutions.

06/10/2013, 02:47 PM

Celebrating Steve Sifaneck

We're passing along an opportunity from Steve Sifaneck's family and friends to celebrate Steve on June 29th. Please see below. Click here for Heidi Hoefinger's reflection on Steve's life.


Friends and Family,

Please join us and "raise a glass to Steve" at his favorite establishment, 169 Bar in Lower Manhattan. Share stories, good times, photos.... We hope to see you there on June 29th.

Please email photos of Steve to to be included in the slideshow.

Don't forget to RSVP. See this invitation.

Reiko, Marianne, and Sue

06/10/2013, 01:19 PM


June 06, 2013

Social Problems Forum Summer 2013 Newsletter now available!

The Social Problems Forum: the Newsletter Summer 2013 edition is now available!

Also, check out this month's Feature Article "Innovative approaches to teaching sociology (criminology)," by Maureen Outlaw

06/06/2013, 02:39 PM


June 04, 2013

Condolences: Dr. Stephen Sifaneck

Dr. Stephen Sifaneck died on May 19, 2013 at the age of 46.  He was valued member of the Society for the Study of Social Problems. Click here to read a reflection on his life by long-time friend and colleague, Heidi Hoefinger.

06/04/2013, 04:46 PM