3/24/15 If you haven't already registered for MSS2015 - come to Kansas City anyway! Onsite registration will open Mar 26, at 10 am, Kansas City Marriott Downtown.
3/23/15 The STUDENT SUITE is back by popular demand.
Students!! Visit there to connect with other students, take a break from the conference, put your feet up, grab free coffee & food, and just kick back. Look for room number & hours -to be posted at MSS registration desk and printed on the conference addendum sheet. See you in the Student Suite!
3/23/15 Micro-receptions within the Presidential Reception: If you're from Kansas, or a sociological practitioner, or interested in the work of the Minority Scholars Committee or that of the Social Action Committee - each of those four groups will gather informally at the Presidential Reception Friday, approx 6:30 pm. Watch for their sign -and get acquainted!
3/20/15 Earn a certificate by organizing your session attendance at MSS2015 around one of three themes. See the certificates page.
3/13/15 ADVANCE REGISTRATION for the annual meeting has CLOSED. Onsite registration will open in Kansas City March 26, 10 am, Kansas City Marriott Downtown.
3/4/15 Foodies and beer lovers! To enhance your visit to Kansas City, Local Arrangements Chair Eve Blobaum pulled together a restaurant guide and a beer guide especially for visiting MSSers. Enjoy! 3/2/15 The MSS 2015 PROGRAM BOOK is ready! Dip into it here to plan your schedule for the upcoming meeting. 1/9/15 Mailed out today to all MSS members: The registration/information packet for the Mar 26-29 annual meeting in Kansas City. Can't wait? See it here.
12/12/14 REGISTRATION and HOTEL RESERVATIONS for the 2015 Annual Meeting are now OPEN. Before you register, use the links at left to peruse the plethora of opportunities: As you register, you can sign up for the AKD Teaching & Learning Workshop, or purchase tours or Trivia Night tickets.
12/10/14 Are you participating in the 2015 Annual Meeting? If yes, please check out the preliminary program on the program/schedule page. 12/8/14 Not yet involved in the annual meeting? MSS invites all members- professionals, graduate & undergraduate students - to participate in a poster session. Read more on the poster page. 11/12/14 Instructions and URLs for accessing their session online were sent to all session organizers. If you did not receive yours, please email Program Chair Doug Hartmann at once. The deadline for completing your session is Weds, Nov. 26th.
11/6/14 The CALL FOR PAPERS has closed.
10/28/14 Deadline EXTENDED for call for papers.
NEW deadline: Midnight, Weds, Nov. 5th.
10/27/14 MSS newsletter, The Midwest Sociologist, sent to press today, will be mailed to members Monday, Nov. 3. Can't wait? Click on the newsletter at left to view TMS at ISSUU.
10/4/14 CALL FOR PAPERS and submission instructions sent to MSS members. Deadline for paper submission - Oct. 29th.
Questions about papers or sessions?
8/15/14 MSS office relocated:
MSS is still located in Iowa City, IA, but the street address has changed to: 1613 College Ct Pl, Iowa City, IA 52245.
6/27/14 Call for TSQ editor. MSS invites applications for the next editor of The Sociological Quarterly. For full consideration, please apply by March 1st. Learn more.
5/7/14 The American Sociological Association's
Minority Fellowship Program - now in its 40th year - invites applicants for the next round of appointments. Learn more.