American Sociological Association

ASA Footnotes

A publication of the American Sociological AssociationASA News & Events
May/June 2020


Charles Gallagher, La Salle University, was part of a panel discussion at the Museum of the American Revolution on February 8 on race and the media and gave a talk on race and gentrification in Jersey City at the Journal Square Community Association.

Douglas Massey, Princeton University, will present on “The New Reality at the Mexico-U.S. Border” at Pennsylvania State’s 15th Annual De Jong Lecture in Social Demography on September 17, 2020. Discussants include Amy Hsin, Queens College, City University of New York, and Kevin Thomas, Penn State. 

Steven Stack, Wayne State University, has been elected President-Elect of the American Association of Suicidology. Stack will be the second sociologist serving as President of the Association.