Meetings of Interest

  • 2015 Rural Futures Conference

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    The 2015 Rural Futures Conference will be will be held October 21–23, 2015 at Nebraska Innovation Campus, in Lincoln, Nebraska. Website: http://ruralfutures.nebraska.edu/ If you have any questions or need any further information please feel free to contact use this email address or you can call me at 402-472-9287. jlechtenberg@unl.edu

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  • Join RSS Listserv

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    RSS Listserv is available to disseminate information quickly among RSS members and friends. In the last two months, job openings and grant announcements were posted to the list. If you want to (re)join, please send an e-mail message to Keiko Tanaka (RSS Vice President).

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  • Rural Tourism Opportunity

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    RSS has been contacted by Ruth J. Abram, President of Behold! New Lebanon. She is interested in attracting scholars to look at any and all aspects of the New Lebanon, NY program and the work that about 50 residents of the rural town are doing.  This community has opened their homes, fields, farms and forests to teach [...]

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  • Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics (COPAFS)

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    RSS is a member of COPAFS which provides government officials with information about the uses of federal statistics and their value for decision making.  COPAFS meets quarterly in Washington DC and organizes forums and webinars where federal statisticians meet with the users of their data.  Representatives from many professional organizations, private firms, and federal statisticians [...]

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  • COPAFS News and Events

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    Please welcome APPAM as a new COPAFS member! The Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) is dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis, and education. Federal statistics and federal administrative data on federal program participants and their economic, demographic, health, regional clustering, and other characteristics clearly inform [...]

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  • SAFRIG Mini Conference

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    The Neoliberal Regime in Agri-Food: Crisis, Resilience and/or Restructuring Mini-conference organized by the Rural Sociological Society Sociology of Agri-food Research Interest Group (SAFRIG) July 26, 2011 Palmer House, Chicago Illinois You are invited to register and attend the SAFRIG mini-conference on The Neoliberal Regime in Agri-Food: Crisis, Resilience and/or Restructuring. This event will be held [...]

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  • Pre-conference Field Trip

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    A Half-Day at Hull House: Sponsored by the Rural Gender Issues Interest Group and the Community Research and Interest Group This pre-conference event is scheduled for 10:00am to 2:00pm on Thursday, July 26 and will consist of a guided tour of the Hull House Museum, a facilitated discussion, a catered lunch, and a visit to [...]

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