ABSTRACTS NEEDED! As you all may know, Francis Fox Piven is receiving the Malinowski Award in Pittsburgh. Her career as an applied social scientist has been remarkably successful in addressing national policy issues regarding welfare rights, voting rights, and the Occupy Movement. It would be great to sponsor a panel or two reflecting current day work that our members are doing in these topical areas. If you are working on poverty issues, access to the ballot, or anything related to the…Continue
Added by Merrill Eisenberg on September 27, 2014 at 1:57pm — No Comments
I am in development with an expedition that has recently won the "Spirit Of Adventure Award" from the Captain Scott Society. Unfortunately due to funding constraints, it is not a paid internship but a great opportunity to work on an Award winning expedition and alongside great professionals crossing three different industries (Archaeology, Documentary and Adventure/ Exploration). The project has also been shortlisted by the SES (Scientific Exploration Society), shortlisted by the…Continue
Annual Meeting Program Chair
The Society will convene the 76th Annual Meeting at a site in the northwest (Vancouver, Seattle, and Portland are under consideration), in late March of 2016. The Officers and Board of Directors plan to review nominations and select a Program Chair by March of 2015.
With Board approval, the Program Chair develops the theme for the Program and selects the members of the…Continue
Added by Melissa Cope on September 4, 2014 at 10:47am — No Comments