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Plenary Session Features Reskin’s Address and Honors Award Winners

On Saturday, August 17, at 4:30 pm , members will celebrate the presentation of the eight major ASA awards to colleagues who have done outstanding sociological work.

ASA Awards Ceremony and Presidential Address
Saturday, August 17, 4:30-6:15 p.m.
Presider: Elijah Anderson, University of Pennsylvania
Moment of Remembrance

    In Remembrance—At the beginning of the Presidential Plenary, there will be a “Moment of Silence” to remember those members of the profession who died during the past year. Names submitted to Footnotes since last year’s Annual Meeting will be listed in the Final Program. If you know of sociologists who should be on this list but whose names may not have been sent to ASA, please contact ASA Meeting Services (202-383-9005, x305;
Award Ceremony
Presider: Nancy Denton, University at Albany
2002 Dissertation Award
2002 Jessie Bernard Award
2002 DuBois-Johnson-Frazier Award
2002 Award for Public Understanding of Sociology
2002 Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology
2002 Distinguished Contributions to Teaching Award
2002 Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award
2002 Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award

After the Award Ceremony, this Plenary features the formal address of ASA President Barbara F. Reskin. All attendees are invited to this plenary session and to the Honorary Reception thereafter to honor President Reskin and the 2002 award recipients.