Monthly Archives: July 2012

Tagliarina presents at summer workshop

Corinne Tagliarina, a POLS graduate student, attended a ACUNS–ASIL Summer Workshop at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario. The workshop was entitled, “Water, Environment and Health: Addressing Knowledge, Capacity and Governance Challenges.” Tagliarina presented on, “Institutionalizing the Human Right to … Continue reading

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Boyer on WNPR on the Environment

Prof. Mark Boyer appeared on the radio show “Where We Live” on WNPR on July 16, 2012. He spoke about environmental politics from the global to the local. Boyer recently published “Adapting to Climate Change: Mapping Connecticut’s Coastal Responses to … Continue reading

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García presents papers on gender, politics, and Mexico

Yazmín García Trejo, a POLS graduate student, presented the paper, “Gaps or Contexts? Gender Differences in Political knowledge among adolescents in Mexico” at the 2012 International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association (San Francisco, CA) on May 26, 2012. … Continue reading

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Richards on US and torture

Associate Professor David L. Richards, along with Mandy M. Morrill (Valparaiso University) and Mary R. Anderson (University of Tampa) has published a new report in the Nordic Journal of Human Rights on the origins of US attitudes towards torture. Among … Continue reading

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