Category Archives: International Relations

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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Luchs ’16 Attends SCUSA Conference

We asked David Luchs ’16 to tell us about his experience at the 67th Annual Student Conference on US Affairs (SCUSA). I recently had the privilege of attending the 67th annual SCUSA conference, titled “Confronting Inequality: Wealth, Rights, and Power”. Held annually … Continue reading

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UConn Model UN Ends Semester with Succesful Conference

On the weekend of November 13-15, the UConn Model United Nations student organization held its 17th annual conference. In total, the conference hosted over 300 delegates, debating a plethora of different world-pressing topics in 15 very different UN-based committees. Throughout the … Continue reading

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UConn Model United Nations Hosts 17th Conference

This upcoming weekend, UConn’s Model United Nations will be holding a conference for high school students. The conference will run from Friday, November 13 to Sunday, November 15, 2015. At this conference over 300 high school delegates will debate various … Continue reading

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Pressman Review of 2008-09 Gaza War

Prof. Jeremy Pressman published an article review (PDF) of two articles that dealt with the 2008-09 battle between Israel and Gaza. The articles are Benjamin S. Lambeth, “Israel’s War in Gaza: A Paradigm of Effective Military Learning and Adaptation,” International Security 37:2 (Fall 2012): 81-118; … Continue reading

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Dyson on “Saddam Hussein: His Public and Private Selves” (12:15 pm, Oak 438)

Please join us for a lecture by Prof. Stephen Dyson on “Saddam Hussein: His Public and Private Selves” Thursday, April 4, 2013 12:15 pm in Oak 438 Refreshments provided. Sponsored by the Alan R. Bennett Professor, the Political Science Honors … Continue reading

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Dyson on Monkey Cage

Prof. Stephen Dyson published another post over at The Monkey Cage: “What Does the Iraq War Teach Us About Theories of International Relations?” Congratulations!

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Fazal talk on War and Peace (noon)

Come hear Prof. Tanisha Fazal (Columbia University) on “Declaring War and Peace” Tuesday, March 12, 2013 12:00 pm in Oak 438 Coffee and light refreshments provided. Sponsored by the Alan R. Bennett Professor, Political Science, and CLAS. The talk is … Continue reading

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Sylvester Joins UConn Faculty

UConn Today featured POLS Professor Christine Sylvester. Congratulations!

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Dyson Comments on Assertive Obama (Monkey Cage)

Over at the Monkey Cage, Prof. Stephen Dyson wrote about evidence supporting the claim of greater assertiveness on the part of President Obama.

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