Category Archives: Graduate student

International Studies Association Annual Conference, 2016

Prof. Jennifer Sterling-Folker (POLS) offers highlights of the recent 2016 ISA meeting: The 2016 ISA Annual Meeting held in Atlanta, March 16-19, was the first run by ISA staff based here at UConn and was attended by a large number … Continue reading

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Hertel and Dzurilla Lead Panel on University as Corporate Citizen

Professor Shareen Hertel and Tim Dzurilla, a POLS doctoral candidate, took part in a daylong conference on “The University as Corporate Citizen” at UConn. The conference was co-hosted by the Dodd Center, the Economic & Social Rights Program of HRI, and … Continue reading

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Wishart Awarded Clifford Graduate Award

Robert Wishart, a POLS PhD student, is the first winner of the J. Garry Clifford Graduate Award, which was created by Dr. Clifford’s colleagues, friends, and former students to honor his memory through supporting the continued progress of excellent graduate … Continue reading

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Garcia on Mexico’s demographics

Yazmin Garcia Trejo, a POLS PhD student, recently blogged on Mexico’s demographics for the American University Center for Latin American & Latino Studies, where she is a fellow. Congratulations!

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Rothrock at “Tweetskrieg”

On March 5, 2014, Kevin Rothrock, a POLS graduate student spoke to a group of Wesleyan students and faculty about the contemporary political situation in Ukraine and Russia, viewed through the lens of online social media. He explained the ways … Continue reading

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Website wins APSA Award

Prof. Jeff Ladewig, Prof. Sam Best, Cliff Vickrey (POLS PhD student), Prof. Brian Krueger (URI), have won the Best Instructional Software Award from the American Political Science Association for their website, Congratulations!

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Garcia publishes chapter on public opinion in Mexico

Yazmín A. García Trejo, a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science and Research Fellow at AU’s Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies has published a chapter in the 2012 Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) Mexico Country Report. The … Continue reading

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“Meeting the Challenges Facing Women in Academia” (Oct. 14)

Please join us for a panel discussion with Professors Zehra Arat and Shayla Nunnally and POLS graduate students Sarah Cote Hampson and Jamie Huff. The discussion will center on the many issues affecting women and minorities in the academic world: … Continue reading

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Navarro-Rivera on “Hispanic Values Survey”

TERTULIA AL MEDIODIA (Conversation at Noon): “Hispanic Values Survey: A study on Politics, Religion, and Values Among Hispanics” Thursday, October 3, 2013 11:00 am – 12:15 pm Oak Hall, Room 267 Presented by Juhem Navarro-Rivera, Public Religion Research Institute Research … Continue reading

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Williams interviews Wallerstein

Gregory P. Williams, a POLS Ph.D. candidate, has published a recent interview with Immanuel Wallerstein. The piece, “Retrospective on the Origins of World-Systems Analysis,” appears in the latest issue of the Journal of World-Systems Research. In it, Wallerstein reflects with … Continue reading

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