UNH DEMOGRAPHER RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS CARNEGIE FELLOWSHIP
Kenneth Johnson, University of New Hampshire Professor has been named a 2016 Andrew Carnegie Fellow. He is among just 33 scholars nationwide selected to receive the country’s most generous and prestigious fellowships to advance research in the social sciences and humanities.
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Individuals who have renewed their membership will receive a ballot to vote in the officer elections. If you need a paper ballot, please assure that you have provided a current e-mail address, or
phone 309.298.3518. Only current 2016 members will receive election ballots.
THE COMMUNITY, FAMILY, AND HEALTH RESEARCH INTEREST GROUP 2016 PAPER COMPETITIONS
The first annual Ralph B. Brown Faculty Paper Competition is designed to encourage and support research in rural communities. The call for papers is open to a wide range of topics in keeping with the spirit of the award’s namesake, Ralph Brown.
The third annual Ronald Wimberly Student Paper Competition is open to both graduate and undergraduate students. The competition is designed to encourage and support student research on rural communities. The call for papers is open to a wide range of topics in keeping with the spirit of the the award’s namesake, Ronald Wimberly.
Learn more about the Rural Sociological Society
AUGUST 7-10, 2016
You will need a current passport to travel to Canada and you may need a visa! Be sure to check with the Canadian Border Services Agency prior to making your travel arrangements.
Details on the Williams R. Freudenburg Graduate Student Paper Award, Natural Resources Research Interest Group (NRRIG) Graduate Student Poster Award and NRRIG Graduate Student Travel Scholarship are now available.
Abstract submission deadline is June 1, 2016.
79TH ANNUAL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
David B. Grusky, Professor of Sociology
Monday, August 8, 11 am
Erik Olin Wright, Professor of Sociology
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Wednesday, August 10, 4-5.30 pm
Department Night: Hockey Hall of Fame
Monday, August 8, 7-9 pm
IRSA Opening Night Reception
Wednesday, August 10, 6.30-9 pm