News Archive

Meredith Quoted in Politico

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Professor Marc Meredith was quoted in POLITICO in an article about double voting and the risk of false positives when identifying them.    

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Smith on Trump and the American Presidency

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Professor Rogers Smith was interviewed by OMNIA about Trump's use of executive action and social media as it relates to past American presidents.   

Mutz Book Highlight in EW

Monday, May 22, 2017

Professor Diana Mutz's book "In-Your-Face Politics: The Consequences of Uncivil Media" was highlighted in Entertainment Weekly as one of five books to read to understand Roger Ailes' legacy.   

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Gottschalk on Women and Reentry

Thursday, May 18, 2017

On WHYY's Radio Times, Professor Marie Gottschalk was interviewed about women and reentry after incarceration as well as the disproportionate impact of the war on drugs on women.     

Hopkins Quoted on WHYY

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Professor Daniel Hopkins was quoted in an article on WHYY about Larry Krasner's success in the Philadelphia Democratic Primary for District Attorney.      

Brie Awarded Doctoral Scholarship

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

First year graduate student Èvelyne Brie has been awarded the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Doctoral Scholarship by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council in Canada. and the Jenson-Pétry Prize for the best master's thesis written in French in a Canadian university by the Société… Read More

Congratulations Class of 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

The Political Science Department congratulates all undergraduate and graduate students graduating today. 

PSCI Senior Wins Phi Beta Kappa Thesis Prize

Friday, May 12, 2017

Political Science undergraduate Joseph J.M. Kiernan has won the Phi Beta Kappa Frederick W. Meier, Jr. Thesis Prize for the best senior thesis.      

For more information about the award, please see here (link). 

Horowitz on NPR

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Professor Michael C. Horowitz was interviewed about the future of the U.S. military in Afghanistan by WAMU 88.5 American University Radio's 1A, an NPR station.     

Lustick Presents at MEPC Conference

Monday, May 8, 2017

Professor Ian Lustick presented a talk entitled “Why so Much Process, so Little Peace” at the Middle East Policy Council's Capitol Hill Conference.