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Archives - February 2016

February 24, 2016

Professor Jennifer Carlson joins "The Authors' Attic" to talk about her article

Hear about SP's latest research from the authors themselves. Professor Jennifer Carlson joins "The Authors' Attic" to talk about her article: "Moral Panic, Moral Breach: Bernhard Goetz, George Zimmerman, and Racialized News Reporting in Contested Cases of Self-Defense."

02/24/2016, 02:41 PM


February 15, 2016

2016 General Election Now Open for Voting!

The 2016 General Election is now open for voting! Click here to log-in and cast your vote.

02/15/2016, 10:30 AM


February 09, 2016

Job Opportunities

The Society for the Study of Social Problems provides a FREE career center for members and non-members to browse current jobs related to sociology. We also allow employers to POST JOBS for FREE!

To find or post your next job opportunity, visit

02/09/2016, 04:58 PM


February 03, 2016

Student Awards and Scholarships

Do you, or a graduate student you know, need a graduate scholarship? SSSP has many Student Awards and Scholarships for you to consider including the Beth B. Hess Memorial Scholarship for students who began their study in community college (deadline 4/1). Travel funds for undergraduate and graduate students to attend the Annual Meeting (deadline 3/15). There are many opportunities for emerging scholars to get connected and get their research funded and their scholarship recognized.

For full details, go to:

02/03/2016, 01:04 PM