ISA South 2019 Program and Events

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Download the Program

We're excited to announce our 2019 program in Memphis! To use our online program, including our personalized scheduler, you must be logged in to In the meantime, you are welcome to view our downloadable PDFs of the program.

Preliminary Conference Schedule

Friday, October 4, 2019
12:00 - 3:00 pm Registration/Check-In (Holiday Inn hotel)
4:00 - 6:30 pm Registration/Check-In (at the foyer as you enter Buckman Hall (in front of Blount Auditorium))
12:30 - 3:00 pm Tour of the National Civil Rights Museum
(meet at hotel lobby at 12:30 pm or go directly to museum)
3:30 and 4:30 pm Bus pick up from hotel to Rhodes College
4:15 pm Tour of Rhodes College campus
5:15 - 6:45 pm Panel FD
(At Rhodes College - Buckman Hall)
6:50 - 8:15 pm Evening reception at Spence Wilson Room and Patio, Briggs Hall
8:30 pm Bus pickup from Rhodes College to hotel
Saturday, October 5, 2019
7:30, 9:15, and 11:15 am Bus pick up from hotel to Rhodes College
8:30 am - 4:00 pm Registration/Check-In (Buckman Hall Lobby)
8:00 - 9:00 am Women's Caucus Breakfast (New West Hall, Catherine Burrow Refectory)
9:00 - 10:30 am Panel SA
(At Rhodes College - Buckman Hall)
10:00 am Tour of Rhodes College campus
10:45 am - 12:15 pm Panel SB
(At Rhodes College - Buckman Hall)
12:30 - 2:00 pm Luncheon

Welcome: Dr. Cameron Thies, ISA President and Arizona State University
Keynote Address: Dr. Cary Fowler '71, Chair, Rhodes Board of Trustees "A Lunch Date with Darwin"
(Hyde Hall, Catherine Burrow Refectory)
2:15 - 3:45 pm Panel SC
(At Rhodes College - Buckman Hall)
2:30, 4:30, and 7:30 pm Bus return from Rhodes College to hotel
4:00 - 5:30 pm Panel SD
(At Rhodes College - Buckman Hall)
5:45 pm ISA South Business Meeting (Buckman 110)

Checking in on Site

If you have registered online, we will have your badge printed and ready to pick up in the registration area. If you have been awarded a travel grant from ISA-South, you will need to check in at the desk in the registration area during the hours listed above.

Panel Sessions

ISA-South 2019 runs five blocks of sessions. These are the D block on Friday, and the A, B, C, and D blocks on Saturday. Session codes for each day then start with the letter of that day, followed by the block letter, and then the room code. So, "SA03" is the 3rd session in the A block (9:00 am) on Saturday.

  • "A" slots: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • "B" slots: 10:45 am - 12:15 pm
  • "C" slots: 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
  • "D" slots: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Program Chair

Nikolaos Zahariadis
Rhodes College

Adam Van Liere
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse