COSSA

April 13, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 8

April 13, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 8 | PDF Featured News Biden Preliminary FY 2022 R&D Proposals Rely on “DARPA” Model New from COSSA Time Running Out to Sign Up for Advocacy Day FROM THE ARCHIVES: Innovation and Competitiveness (January 30,...

March 30, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 7

March 30, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 7 | PDF Featured News Science Committee Releases NSF Reauthorization Proposal New from COSSA Register for April’s Headlines Webchat FROM THE ARCHIVES: Science Board Approves New NSF Merit Review Process (April 7, 1997) John Anderson,...

March 16, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 6

March 16, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 6 | PDF Featured News Biden Signs American Rescue Plan, with Funding for NSF, IES, Universities New from COSSA Registration Opens for COSSA’s Virtual Social Science Advocacy Day FROM THE ARCHIVES: Congress Passes Competitiveness Legislation (August...

March 2, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 5

March 2, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 5 | PDF Featured News House Passes Funding for NSF, Higher Ed, and IES in $1.9 trillion COVID-19 Relief Bill New from COSSA Advocacy Day Sponsorship Opportunities Available March Headlines to Feature Deep Dive on...

February 16, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 4

February 16, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 4 | PDF Featured News SEAN Releases New Expert Consultation on COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence New from COSSA COSSA Releases 2021 Rankings of Federal Support for Social Science Research at U.S. Colleges and Universities FROM THE...

February 2, 2021 | Volume 30, Issue 3

February 2, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 3 | PDF Transition 2021 Early Days of Biden Administration Marked by Slew of Executive Actions Biden Administration Executive Actions: Equity and Inclusion Biden Administration Executive Actions: COVID-19 Biden Administration Executive Actions: Climate Change Biden...

January 19, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 2

January 19, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 2 | PDF Transition 2021 Biden Administration Science Team Announced; Alondra Nelson Tapped for New “Science and Society” Role Dillingham Leaves Census Bureau After Whistleblower Complaints About Noncitizen Data Release New from COSSA Save the...

January 4, 2021 | Volume 40, Issue 1

January 5, 2021, Volume 40 Issue 1 | PDF Featured News A Message from the Executive Director New from COSSA COSSA Issues Recommendations for the Incoming Biden Administration January Headlines to Feature Deep Dive on COSSA’s 2021 Policy Priorities NSF’s Kellina...

December 22, 2020 | Volume 39, Issue 25

December 22, 2020, Volume 39 Issue 25 | PDF Featured News NIH Releases Report on COVID-19 Vaccine Communication Congressional News Congress Passes Final FY 2021 Funding, COVID Relief, Closing the Books on an Extraordinary Year Executive Branch News Evidence Building Advisory...

December 8, 2020 | Volume 39, Issue 24

December 8, 2020, Volume 39 Issue 24 | PDF Featured News NSF Invites Proposals for New SBE-Led Initiatives on Strengthening Infrastructure, Broadening Participation in Entrepreneurship, and Enhancing Social Science Capacity at Minority-Serving Institutions New from COSSA December Headlines to Feature Deep...

November 24, 2020 | Volume 39, Issue 23

November 24, 2020, Volume 39 Issue 23 | PDF Featured News Senate Releases Appropriations Bills Ahead of Omnibus Negotiations New from COSSA “Why Social Science” Can Help Us Combat Pandemic Fatigue Executive Branch News NIH to Hold Webinar on Basic Experimental...

November 10, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 22

Featured News President-Elect Biden and a Divided Congress: 2021 Policy Outlook New from COSSA COSSA Executive Director Featured on “Momentum HSS” Podcast November Headlines to Feature Deep Dive on 2020 Election Congressional News Senate Kicks Off Lame Duck Session...

October 27, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 21

Featured News ASA Webinar Corrects the Record on “Race and Sex Stereotyping” Executive Actions New from COSSA CJRA, COSSA Host “Ask a Criminologist” Briefing Addressing Policing and Community Relations “Why Social Science?” Looks at Women and Political Ambition Congressional...

October 13, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 20

Featured News Get Out the Vote with “Vote Science Strong” New from COSSA CJRA and COSSA to Host “Ask a Criminologist” Virtual Briefing on Police and Community Relations COSSA and NIH Minority Health Institute Discuss COVID-19 Response Congressional News ...

September 29, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 19

Featured News Administration Expands Ban on “Promotion” of Structural Racism/Sexism to Contractors, Grantees New from COSSA COSSA to Co-Host Symposium on “Responding to COVID-19: Emerging Insights from SBE Sciences” October COSSA Headlines to Feature Deep Dive on Presidential Election...

September 15, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 18

Featured News Remembering James Jackson (1944-2020) New from COSSA COSSA Endorses Bipartisan Bill to Extend Census Deadline Congressional News House Science Committee Holds Hearing on the Impact of COVID-19 on University Research Executive Branch News White House Directs Federal...

September 1, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 17

Featured News National Academies Study on COVID-19 Vaccine Allocation Releases Discussion Draft, Seeks Feedback (Short Turnaround) Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA in Action September Headlines to Feature Deep Dive Discussion with Dr. Annette Anderson of the Johns Hopkins Center for...

August 4, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 16

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS Congress Struggling to Reach Agreement on COVID-19 Relief, Potentially Delaying August Recess Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN ACTION COSSA Board Seeks Nominations for At-Large Seat August Headlines Webinar to Feature Deep Dive Discussion on the "Psychology of COVID-19" with Dr....

July 21, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 15

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS House Appropriations Committee Approves FY 2021 Funding Bills Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN ACTION Letters & Statements CONGRESSIONAL NEWS House Budget Committee Holds Hearing on Federal R&D Spending FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS HHS Bypasses CDC in COVID-19 Data Collection, Sparking Concerns NIH Releases Agency-Wide...

July 7, 2020 Volume 39 | Issue 14

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS Federal Research Agencies Release Guidance on OMB's Administrative Flexibility Changes Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN ACTION July's Headlines Webinar to Feature Deep Dive Discussion on NSF/NASEM Network to Answer COVID Policy Questions "Why Social Science?" Features Experts on Policing CONGRESSIONAL NEWS Funding for...

June 23, 2020, Volume 39 | Issue 13

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS White House Issues Ban on Entry of Skilled Foreign Workers Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN ACTION Letters & Statements CONGRESSIONAL NEWS Policing Research Bill Introduced as Congress Continues Focus on Police Reform FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS Sethuraman Panchanathan Confirmed as Next NSF Director Nomination...

June 9, 2020. Volume 39 | Issue 12

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS Message from COSSA on Police Violence and Racial Injustice Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN ACTION June's Headlines Webchat to Feature Deep Dive Discussion on Police Violence with Dr. Kristin Dukes CONGRESSIONAL NEWS Congress Looking to Move FY 2021 Funding Bills in Coming...

May 26, 2020, Volume 39 | Issue 11

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS Recordings of COVID-19-Related COSSA Headlines Webinars Now Available Census Releases First COVID-19 Household Data National Academies Holds Webinar on COVID-19 and Extreme Environmental Events Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN ACTION COSSA Submits Testimony in Support of FY 2021 Funding for Health, Education...

May 12, 2020, Volume 39 | Issue 10

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS COSSA Advocates Tell Congress to Use Social Science to Fight COVID-19 Congress Remains Focused on COVID-19 NSF, National Academies Launch Network to Connect Social Scientists to COVID-19 Policymakers Golden Goose Award Seeks Nominations Related to COVID-19 Research Notable COVID-19 Resources COSSA IN...

April 28, 2020, Volume 39 | Issue 9

In This IssueFEATURED NEWSAdvocates Working to Promote Social Science Amid COVID-19 CrisisSenate Returns Next Week with Uncertain Agenda; House Staying HomeCensus Launches COVID-19 Household SurveyNotable COVID-19 ResourcesCOSSA IN ACTIONDemographer Allison Plyer Answers "Why Social Science?"Letters & StatementsFEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION...

April 14, 2020, Volume 39 | Issue 8

In This IssueFEATURED NEWSCongress Split on Content, Timing of Next SupplementalCensus Bureau to Add COVID-19 Questions to Business Surveys, Request Additional Time for DecennialOHRP Issues Guidance on Human Subjects Protections for Coronavirus ActionsNIMHD Seeking Research Proposals on the Impact of...

March 31, 2020 | Volume 39, Issue 7

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS COSSA Compiles Social Science Resources Related to COVID-19 COSSA's Analysis of Enacted COVID-19 Supplemental Funding Legislation, FY 2020 April's Headlines Webchat to Feature Deep Dive on Social Science During the Coronavirus Crisis Census Bureau Temporarily Suspends 2020 Field Operations,...

March 3, 2020 | Volume 39, Issue 5

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS OSTP Requests Information on Open Access in Peer-Reviewed Publications COSSA IN ACTION March's Headlines Webchat to Feature OSTP Assistant Director for Academic Engagement Advocacy Day Hotel Block Closing March 9 Letters & Statements CONGRESSIONAL NEWS House Science Committee Holds Hearing on FY 2021...

February 18, 2020 | Volume 39, Issue 4

In This Issue FEATURED NEWS Administration Plans to Eliminate DOD Social Science Research Program COSSA IN ACTION Administration Releases FY 2021 Budget Request; Read COSSA's Analysis COSSA Urges Advocates to Oppose FY 2021 Budget Cuts to Social Science FEDERAL AGENCY & ADMINISTRATION NEWS OBSSR Seeks Input on...