Read the resolution passed by PSA Council in support of the California Faculty Association in its labor struggle with the CSU Trustees and Chancellor White:  CFA Resolution

87th annual meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association
Oakland, California
Wednesday, March 30 to Saturday, April 2, 2016

Linking Theory and Practice:
The Conduct of Sociology

 Guide to restaurants close to the conference hotel

You can look at the 2016 Program for print (does not reflect recent changes) and download the free progam app (search Apple Store or Google Play for PSA 2016).

News:  Rooms at the special PSA rate at the conference hotel are now sold out.  Follow this link for information on nearby hotels.

 The Oakland Marriott City Center is located directly adjacent to the 12th St BART station, in the heart of downtown Oakland, with plenty of restaurants and other amenities within walking distance.  PSA Attendees also get a 25% discount on self-parking, and free internet in guestrooms.  PSA attendees who are students will receive a 15% discount in hotel restaurants (sorry, no discount on alcohol) when they show their conference badge.

Downtown Oakland from Lake Merritt by Greg Leong for Visit Oakland

Downtown Oakland from Lake Merritt by Greg Leong for Visit Oakland

President and Program Chair:  Robert Nash Parker, University of California Riverside
Vice President: Mary Virnoche, Humboldt State University


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