Incentivizing Peace

Jaroslav Tir Featured on UN Website

Sept. 20, 2022

Our very own Jaroslav Tir is being featured in the peace section of the United Nations (UN) Research website for his book, Incentivizing Peace: How International Organizations Can Help Prevent Civil Wars in Member Countries . Coauthored with CU Ph.D. Johannes Karreth, Incentivizing Peace describes how international organizations like the...

CU in Dc

Hello! Are you interested in learning more about the CU in D.C. program?

Sept. 7, 2021

Mari Shilling from The Washington Center (TWC), will be on campus this month to take your questions and tell you about living and studying in D.C. See the details below: What? CU in D.C. and Education Abroad will be hosting Mari Shilling from TWC. Mari will be available to answer...

CWA event

Conference on World Affairs - Invitation to Welcome Event 8/25!

Aug. 20, 2021

The CU Conference on World Affairs (CWA), is a campus event that takes place April 6-9, 2022. This is the CWA’s 74 th year, and it brings renowned speakers to campus from all over the world in every imaginable field of endeavor from the arts to business to technology to...


Ken Bickers and CU Boulder Today

Nov. 5, 2020

Our department chair, Kenneth Bickers, has been featured in an article in CU Boulder Today regarding political scientists weighing in with their thoughts on the election so far. Read more about it here!


Ugly Freedoms Talk with Elizabeth Anker

Oct. 16, 2020

“Ugly Freedoms” with Elisabeth Anker ( George Washington University) How is the language of freedom used to justify war, racism, climate destruction, and economic inequality in American politics? Freedom is one of the highest ideals in American politics, but it has also justified horrific violence and destruction throughout US history...


Congratulations Jana Jones!

Oct. 9, 2020

Congratulations to the Political Science Department's very own, Jana Jones! Jana has been selected for the Social Sciences Staff Employee of the Month. She serves the department as the Education Program Coordinator and is being recognized for her organization, collaboration, and teamwork, along with her dedication to the department's graduate...


Congratulations Jacob Reagan!

Sept. 24, 2020

Jacob Reagan, a CU Boulder Graduate and political science student, was honored with the Thomas Jefferson Award for his outstanding academic achievements and public service. Join us in congratulating him and read more about the award here !


Congratulations Professor Anand Sokhey!

Sept. 10, 2020

Professor Sokhey was featured in CU Boulder Today in an article as the co-author of the book Politics on Display: Yard Signs and the Politicization of Social Spaces. The Political Science department would like to congratulate him and encourage you to read the full article here. Don't forget to check...