Caroline Rose Student Paper Competition: Submission Deadline Thursday, October 15th

President-Elect / Program Chair: Bridget Conlon-Mayfield

President: Sarah Epplen


North Representative: Timothy Loney


To submit your paper for the Caroline Rose Student Paper Competition, please email, Dr. Bridget Conlon-Mayfield. For questions about the fall conference, please email, Dr. Sarah Epplen. For questions regarding issues with forms and payment on the website, please email, Timothy Loney. 

Theme: The Black Death We Treat As Normal - Dr. Elizabeth Wrigley-Field 

When: Thursday, October 22nd from 6 - 7:30pm 

Where: Online via Zoom

Information: *This year, due to COVID-19, we are streaming our conference! In these unique times we are grateful to have found a keynote speaker that will speak to the current health crisis of our time. The ZOOM link for the conference will be emailed at a later date. Since there is no physical conference this year we are providing two options for your conference membership this year. You may purchase a Campus / Class Streaming Fee for $100.00 OR an Individual Membership for $10.00. The membership button below will take you to the page where you can fill out your registration and payment as an individual or institution.

SOM holds its annual conference for two days each fall, usually in October. The association tries to keep costs low to ensure that everyone can participate. The association also has a strong record in featuring national caliber keynote speakers.

Sociologists of Minnesota

We are excited to announce the 2020 Annual Conference! 

We are excited to announce the 2020 Annual Conference!


The 2019 Annual Conference was held October 10 and 11, 2019, at Minnesota State University - Mankato, Minnesota. 

The 2018 Annual Conference was held October 25 and 26, 2018, at both St. Cloud State University (Thursday) and St. Cloud Technical and Community College (Friday) in St. Cloud, Minnesota. 

The 2017 Annual Conference was held October 12 and 13, 2017, at Anoka Ramsey College - Coon Rapids campus in Coon Rapids, Minnesota. 

The 2016 Annual Conference was held September 29 and 30, 2016, at St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud Minnesota.

The 2015 Annual Conference was held October 1 and 2, 2015. We were excited to host this joint meeting with the Wisconsin Sociological Association at the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. 

Annual Conference