Monthly Archives: October 2012

Binder Lecture (3:30) and Oak Hall dedication (2:30)

The dedication of the building will take place at Oak on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 2:30 pm and include remarks by President Susan Herbst and a lecture by Prof. Sarah Binder (GWU/Brookings) at 3:30 pm. Binder’s talk is entitled, … Continue reading

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Bayulgen’s POLS 3208W Debates new oil pipeline

Prof. Oksan Bayulgen’s POLS 3208W (Politics of Oil) recently debated the proposition that, “The Keystone XL US-Canada pipeline should be built.” The affirmative team consisted of Ava McRoe and Dhrupad Nag (the tandem on the left below) and the opposing … Continue reading

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Pressman quoted on Obama-Romney foreign policy debate

Prof. Jeremy Pressman was quoted in a Boston Globe story on the final presidential debate of 2012.

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New Publications from Sylvester

Prof. Christine Sylvester published a new book, War as Experience: Contributions from International Relations and Feminist Analysis (London: Routledge, October 2012). Sylvester also published an article, “War Experiences/War Practices/ War Theory,” in Millennium: Journal of International Studies (UK), 40:3 (September, … Continue reading

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Scruggs and Stockemer Publish in Electoral Studies

Prof. Lyle Scruggs and Dr. Daniel Stockemer (UConn PhD) published “Income inequality, development and electoral turnout – New evidence on a burgeoning debate,” Electoral Studies 31 (2012), pp. 764-773. Congratulations! The abstract: “We comprehensively analyze the macro-level link between income … Continue reading

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Lefebvre Publishes Two New Articles on Horn of Africa

Prof. Jeffrey Lefebvre published one article with another forthcoming shortly: “Iran in the Horn of Africa,” Middle East Policy 19:2 (summer 2012), 119-133. and “Choosing Sides in the Horn of Africa: Wikileaks, the Ethiopia Imperative, and U.S. Responses to Post-9/11 … Continue reading

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China Town Hall at UConn-Stamford (Oct. 29)

UConn Stamford will host a CHINA Town Hall event on Monday, October 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm in Gen Re Auditorium. Organized by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, CHINA Town Hall is a national day of programming on China … Continue reading

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