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2021 ASA Membership: Pick Your Own Sponsorship

It’s time to renew! The 2021 Pick Your Own Sponsorship (PYOS) initiative holds ASA dues steady at their 2020 level and provides members with the choice of (a) paying those dues, (b) taking a sponsorship, or (c) providing a sponsorship. Taking a sponsorship means opting to reduce one's dues payment for 2021 by 10%, 20% or 30%.

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Sociology Speaks: Experts Explain the Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping

Have you read the recent Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping?  It fundamentally misrepresents what sociologists understand about issues of power, prejudice, and status, yet it is already prompting some U.S. institutions to amend their activities. At this crucial moment of reckoning with injustice in America, let’s make sure we know the facts. Sociology provides not “divisive concepts” but tools for understanding and improving our society.

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ASA Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

The American Sociological Association has received a grant from the National Science Foundation to manage the Sociology Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant Program for the next four years.

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COVID-19 Resources for Sociologists

Every day we face new challenges related to COVID-19. ASA wants to help sociologists navigate those challenges. We are offering several resources to help sociologists in their work during this period.

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