Monthly Archives: November 2012

Logie Attends SCUSA Conference

We spoke with Eugenia Logie ’13 who was one of two UConn students who attended the Student Conference on US Affairs in early November. (We’ll hear from Megan Fleck ’13 on Monday). The conference is held at West Point, NY. … Continue reading

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Dyson on Wisconsin Public Radio

On November 19, Prof. Stephen Dyson was on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Kathleen Dunn show discussing Israel/Gaza, Obama’s Asia trip, and foreign policy challenges in the second term. Congratulations!

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Yalof Speaks on Electoral College at Central Texas College

On November 1, 2012, Prof. David Yalof, hosted by the Social and Behavioral Sciences Department spoke at Central Texas College. Professor Yalof presented, “Ohio, Ohio, Ohio… But What About Texas? How Electoral College Politics Has Shut Out Key States From … Continue reading

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Navarro-Rivera on Puerto Rico Election

Juhem Navarro-Rivera, research associate at the Public Religion Research Institute and POLS graduate student, wrote a post-election comment on the Nov. 6 Puerto Rico election over at The Monkey Cage. Congratulations!

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Workshop on Forests, Rights, and Insurgency in South Asia, November 30

November 30, 2012 This day-long workshop will bring together faculty and graduate researchers from the University of Bergen, University of London, University of Lethbridge, Yale University, Harvard University, New York University, and the University of Connecticut. The presentations and discussions … Continue reading

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Best at HuffPo: “Dispelling Myths About the 2012 Election”

Prof. Sam Best co-authored an article at Huffington Post: “Dispelling Myths About the 2012 Election.” Congratulations!

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Venator Santiago on Radio re: Statehood for Puerto Rico (Audio)

Listen here for Prof. Charles Robert Venator Santiago’s interview with Minnesota Public Radio on the 2012 Puerto Rico Status Plebiscite.

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New Book Out: Teaching Politics Beyond the Book

Dr. Rob Glover (UConn POLS PhD) and Daniel Tagliarina, a POLS PhD student, co-edited a book, Teaching Politics Beyond the Book, about using various types of media to teach political issues. The book is with Continuum Press (now a part … Continue reading

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Pressman on Obama and Israeli-Palestinian Relations

Prof. Jeremy Pressman wrote about the prospects that President Barack Obama will pursue Israeli-Palestinian negotiations in his second term.

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Best on Gallup Poll

Prof. Sam Best co-authored a post over at The Monkey Cage on problems with the Gallup polls. Congratulations!

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