News Archive

Hirschmann's Award Winning Research in PennNews

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Professor Nancy Hirschmann's recent accolades for her research on disability, feminism, and the will, including three fellowships for the 2017-18 acaedmic year, were highlighted in PennNews.     

Hopkins Presents at Fels Policy Research Initiative Conference

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Professor Dan Hopkins presented his research on decision making and how to encourage constituents to participate in government initiatives at the Fels Policy Research Initiative’s inaugural conference, Breakthroughs: New Ideas for Policy. His research is being used to find ways to increase the… Read More

Mutz Awarded Carnegie Fellowship

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Professor Diana Mutz was awarded a 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship to support her research on the increasing resentment towards globalization.     

For more information about the award and Professor Mutz's research, please see here (… Read More

Event Spotlight: US Foreign Policy in a Trump Administration

Thursday, April 20, 2017

On April 20th at noon Penn Arts & Sciences' Knowledge by the Slice presented "US Foreign Policy in a Trump Administration: A Three-Month Review" featuring political science professors Michael Horowitz, Avery Goldstein, and Alex Weisiger.      

Watch the recording here (… Read More

Gillion Interviewed in Penn Current

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Professor Daniel Q. Gillion was interviewed in Penn Current about his career and research on protests.     

Read the interview here (link). For more information about Professor Gillion, please… Read More

PSCI Undergrad Awarded Truman Scholarship

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Political Science junior Sarah Cornelius was awarded a Harry S. Truman Scholarship, which supports students who pursue careers in government or public service.      

Phi Beta Kappa Inducts 16 PSCI Majors

Monday, April 17, 2017

Honor society Phi Beta Kappa has inducted sixteen undergraduate Political Science majors this year.     

Class of 2018

Helena von Nagy

Class of 2017

Jamie Brensilber

Sophia Elliot

Eli Goldman

Joseph Kiernan

Zixin Lee

Emma… Read More

Graduate Student Awarded Ford Fellowship

Friday, April 14, 2017

Graduate student Patricia Posey has been awarded a 2017 Dissertation Fellowship from the Ford Foundation in conjunction with the National Academies of Sciences, Enginerring, and Medicine.      

For more information about Patricia, please visit her profile (… Read More

Graduate Student Awarded NSF

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Graduate student Hajer Al-Faham has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP Fellowship for "demonstrated potential to contribute to strengthening the vitality of the US science and engineering enterprise."

Horowitz Interviewed by CBS Philly

Monday, April 10, 2017

Professor Michael C Horowitz was interviewed by CBS Philly about the US air strike in Syria.     

Watch the interview here (link). For more information about Professor… Read More