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Fall 2017 Senior Capstone Colloquium

Date posted: November 22nd, 2017

On Thursday, November 16, Political Science majors presented their capstone research. Following the presentations, students and faculty enjoyed dinner and conversation together. Congratulations to all of the presenters on a job well done! …Read more.

2017 Political Science Careers Colloquium

Date posted: November 13th, 2017

Chris Hook, Budget Analyst for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (CWRU BA 2003, MA 2004), gave the third annual Careers Colloquium for Political Science Public Lecture, “Managing Change in Times of Transition: How to Adapt and Succeed for Different Attorneys General, Secretaries, and Administrations.”
The following day, he discussed internship and federal employment opportunities with political science students at the Careers Colloquium workshop. …Read more.

Wellman Hill 10th Anniversary Celebration

Date posted: October 20th, 2017

Last Saturday, the Department of Political Science celebrated the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Wellman Hill Public Service Internship Program.  The celebration party, hosted by Professors Elliot Posner (POSC) and Gillian Weiss (HSTY) at their home, was attended by our double alumna Elizabeth Hill, her father Michael Hill, Cyrus Taylor, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, members of the Wellman Hill Committee, faculty members of the Department of Political Science, and our students and former students.   …Read more.

Spring 2017 Senior Capstone Colloquium

Date posted: May 5th, 2017

On Wednesday, April 19, Political Science and International Studies majors presented their capstone research. Congratulations to all of the presenters on a job well done! …Read more.

Ambassador Wendy Sherman “Meet & Greet”

Date posted: May 1st, 2017

Thank you to all of the students who attended the “Meet & Greet” with Ambassador Wendy Sherman! Ambassador Sherman served as Special Advisor to the President and Secretary of State and North Korea Policy Coordinator in the Department of State in the Clinton administration, and as Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs at the U.S. …Read more.

Spring 2017 Senior Capstone Presentations and Dinner

Date posted: March 17th, 2017

April 19, 5:00-8:00p.m., TVUC Senior Classroom
Political Science juniors and seniors will present their capstone research. A buffet-style dinner will be provided. …Read more.

Kevin Reuning ’10 Talk

Date posted: March 17th, 2017

Kevin Reuning (CWRU POSC 2010; ABD, Department of Political Science at the Pennsylvania State University) will speak about his research on political protest on Wednesday, March 29, in Professor Beckwith’s POSC322 Political Movements course, 12:45-2:00pm, in Thwing 302.  …Read more.

2016 POSC Careers Colloquium

Date posted: October 14th, 2016

Ms. Colleen Gaydos, CWRU BA POSC 2005, delivered the Second Annual Careers Colloquium Public Lecture: “How Congress Spends Your Money: An Insider View of the Congressional Budget,” on September 23, 2016. …Read more.

Obama, the Senate, and Judicial Appointments

Date posted: April 11th, 2016

Professor Sara M. Schiavoni from John Carroll University will present this lecture about the Senate’s refusal to consider President Obama’s nomination of Judge Merrick Garland for the vacant seat on the Supreme Court. …Read more.

Spring 2016 Senior Capstone Colloquium

Date posted: April 11th, 2016

The Spring 2016 Senior Capstone Colloquium was a success! See the pictures below: …Read more.

Super Tuesday Watch Party

Date posted: February 19th, 2016

Join the Political Science Department for Super Tuesday, as we watch election returns come in from the first big batch of primaries across the country in the strangest presidential election in decades. …Read more.

Political Science Capstone Colloquium Fall 2015

Date posted: October 26th, 2015

Junior and Senior Political Science Majors will be presenting their SAGES capstones at the fall 2015 colloquium on November 18, 2015 beginning at 5:00pm. The presentations will be held in Senior Classroom of the Tinkham Veale University Center and dinner will be served. …Read more.

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