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Archives - February 2019
February 28, 2019
SSSP Membership Brochures
Interested in sharing information about SSSP with your colleagues or students? Contact Assistant to the Administrative Officer Kelsey Arnold at to request printed membership brochures.
02/28/2019, 09:43 AM
February 26, 2019
SSSP Member News – Share Your Accomplishments
Do you want to share a recent accomplishment? Click to see what other members are doing or to submit your own news to be posted on the SSSP website.
02/26/2019, 09:16 AM
February 21, 2019
Make your Hotel Reservation for the Annual Meeting
This year’s Annual Meeting will be held at the . Please consider securing a room in the SSSP room block at our discounted room rate of $229 plus tax, per night. Staying in the conference hotel is very convenient. To learn more visit:
02/21/2019, 09:27 AM
February 19, 2019
SSSP 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:
02/19/2019, 11:47 AM
February 15, 2019
2019 General Election Now Open for Voting!
The 2019 General Election is now open for voting! Make your voice heard! It’s very important that all voting members click here to log-in and cast your vote:
02/15/2019, 09:58 AM
February 14, 2019
Global Agenda for Social Justice
Check out the latest review of Global Agenda for Social Justice! Citizen’s Basic Income Trust says “…this is an inspiring book. The authors have set themselves a vast agenda, they have carefully described some important social problems, and on the basis of relevant research they have proposed solutions, thus relating the academy to policy activity.”
Please find attached the full review and the link to the review is below:
02/14/2019, 09:58 AM
February 12, 2019
SSSP 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 participate in the Annual Meeting are also available (deadline 3/15). There are many opportunities for emerging scholars to get connected and get their research funded and their scholarship recognized. To learn more visit:
02/12/2019, 10:51 AM
February 07, 2019
Optional Walking Tours at the Annual Meeting
Discover things about the ‘City that Never Sleeps’ by joining a walking tour offered at the annual meeting. The “African Burial Ground National Monument Walking Tour” and “Grand Central Terminal: Transportation, Architecture, and Preservation Walking Tour” will both prove to be educational as well as enjoyable. To learn more visit:
02/07/2019, 10:35 AM
February 05, 2019
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- Optional One-Day Workshops!!
- Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson
- Annual Meeting Special Events
- Annual Meeting Receptions & Special Events!
- Presidential Perspectives on Current Social Problems
- Welcome to the SSSP's 69th Annual Meeting!
- Download the SSSP App!
- Final Program Reminder
- Register On-site in NYC
- Two Feature Films: America; I Too AND Voices of the Lumbee
- Welcome to New York!
- August issue of Social Problems is now available
- Online Annual Meeting Registration Deadline is July 21
- Annual Meeting Mobile App
- Few Tickets Remaining for Optional Walking Tours and One-Day Workshops
- Deadline for Annual Meeting Preregistration
- Accessibility Guidelines
- Review the 2019 Preliminary Program
- Increased Impact Factor announced
- Be a Mentor or Be Mentored—Deadline June 30