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ASA’s Virtual Pro-Seminar, a new professional development series for students and early career faculty, launches in January 2021. Help us decide the topics and network with other grad students from around the country. Free to all students. Register here.

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Sociology Speaks: Experts Explain the Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping

Have you read the recent Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping?  It fundamentally misrepresents what sociologists understand about issues of power, prejudice, and status, yet it is already prompting some U.S. institutions to amend their activities. At this crucial moment of reckoning with injustice in America, let’s make sure we know the facts. Sociology provides not “divisive concepts” but tools for understanding and improving our society.

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ASA Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

The American Sociological Association has received a grant from the National Science Foundation to manage the Sociology Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant Program for the next four years.

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