World Social Science Association

Formerly the Western Social Science Association

Scholarship, Service, Collegiality

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Section Key

Click on any section Key (bold, blue letters) to go right to breakaway sessions for that Section.
AAAS - African/African American Studies
ABS - Association For Borderland Studies
AFIT - Economics (Association For Institutional Thought)
AIS - American Indian Studies
AS - Asian Studies
CDD - Chronic Disease & Disability
CJC - Criminal Justice & Criminology
CMS - Communication Studies
CS - Canadian Studies
EG - Economics General

EPN - Environmenal Policy & Natural Resource Management
GD - Globalization & Development
HIS - History
LASC - Latin American Studies & Chicano-Iberian Culture Network
MC - Mass Communication
MENA - Middle East & North Africa
NPPS - Non-Profit, Philanthropy, Social Enterprise & Entrepreneurship
NZAS - New Zealand & Australia Studies
PA - Public Administration
PFB - Public Finance & Budgeting

PS - Political Science
RAS - Rural & Agricultural Studies
SA - Sociology & Anthropology
SES - Slavic & Eurasian Studies
SP - Social Psychology
SW - Social Work
URPE - Union For Radical Political Economists
US - Urban Studies
WGBL - Women's, Gender, & LGBTQ Studies

RAS - Rural & Agricultural Studies

RAS 1 - From Urban to Rural, Choices & Patterns

Coordinator: Lisa Ossian
Affiliation: Des Moines Area Community College

Moderator: Lisa Ossian, Des Moines Area Community College


"Multiculturalism Beyond the Big City: Population Change in Northern Ontario", Melissa Kelly, Toronto Metropolitan University

“Immigration, A Pathway to Mitigate the Rural Labor Shortage”, Brooke Thoendel, University of Nebraska at Kearney

“The Impact of Genomic Embryonic Medicine on Rural Communities”, Norah Renner, University of Nebraska at Kearney

Event Information

Event Date 04-13-2023 9:45 am
Location Dolores