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February 2017

Mark Your Calendar!

March for Science: April 22


  • Save the date to come to Washington, DC for the March for Science or join one of the many satellite marches being organized around the world. We will share more information with ASA members as it becomes available.

Important Announcements

2017 Annual Meeting


  • ASA Housing Services Are Now Open. Book your hotel room today! The 112th Annual Meeting will be held in Montréal at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. Hotel rooms for ASA meeting attendees have been reserved at seven hotels with varying price points and distance to/from the Palais. ASA Housing closes for reservations on July 17, 2017.
  • Space for Other Groups and Member-Sponsored Meetings. March 1, 2017 is the deadline for requesting evening space during the 2017 Annual Meeting for activities sponsored by members and/or organizations of interest to sociologists.
  • Submissions are currently being reviewed. Final decisions will be made and communicated via e-mail by March 15. To track the status of your submission, log in to your My ASA portal then follow the "2017 Track Your Submission" link listed under the Annual Meeting header. Thank you to everyone who submitted a paper to this year's meeting!

COSSA Annual Meeting and Science Advocacy Day


  • The 2017 Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA) Science Policy Conference and Social Science Advocacy Day is scheduled for March 29-30, 2017. Representatives from all COSSA member organizations, including ASA members, are encouraged to participate. The keynote address will be delivered by University of California-Berkeley sociologist Arlie R. Hochschild, author of Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right. Register today.

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Save up to 90% in the ASA Bookstore

Clearance and Overstock Sale


  • ASA has a variety of volumes and merchandise now on sale in the ASA online bookstore. Members can save up to 90% on more than 20 overstocked or soon-to-be-discontinued publications and products. Quantities are limited, so order quickly!

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