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ASA Special Events at a Glance

Friday, August 12
8:30 a.m. - Course on Teachers Teaching Teachers (co-sponsored by the ASA Section on Teaching and Learning in Sociology)*
9:00 a.m. - Course on Key Developments in Sociology of Gender*
9:00 a.m. - Course on Sociological Work on Global Warming and Climate Change*
10:00 a.m. - Course on Multicultural Infusion into Introductory Sociology Curriculum*
12:15 p.m. - Chair Conference*
7:00 p.m. - Opening Plenary Session on Social Implications and Aftermath of the Tsunami
9:00 p.m. - Welcoming Party

Saturday, August 13
10:30 a.m. - Orientation for First-time Attendees
12:30 p.m. - Plenary on Comparative Perspectives on the Rightward Turn in US Politics (co-sponsored by the Association of Black Sociology, the Society for the Study of Social Problems, and Sociologists for Women in Society)
6:30 p.m. - Reception for International Scholars
6:30 p.m. - Section Receptions
7:30 p.m. - Film Premiere Showing of “Lester Ward: A Life’s Journey”
9:30 p.m. - Departmental Alumni Night (DAN)

Sunday, August 14
7:00 a.m. - Community College Faculty Bagel Breakfast
10:30 a.m. - Special Session on Science Policy
2:30 p.m. - Graduate Programs in Sociology Poster Session
4:30 p.m. - ASA Awards Ceremony and Presidential Address
6:30 p.m. - Honorary Reception and Centennial Celebration
9:30 p.m. - Teaching Enhancement Fund Benefit Reception: Just Desserts

Monday, August 15
8:00 a.m. - Directors of Graduate Studies Conference*
9:00 a.m. - Funding Opportunities and Data Resources Poster Session
12:30 p.m. - Plenary on The Shifting Political Terrain
2:30 p.m. - Graduate Programs in Sociology Poster Session
6:30 p.m. - Student Reception
6:30 p.m. - Section Receptions
9:30 p.m. - Minority Fellowship Program Benefit Reception

Tuesday, August 16
7:00 a.m. - ASA Business Meeting

* preregistration and fee payment required