Friday Speaker Series: Lawrence Broz

Jan. 13, 2020

The PSCI department is hosting Dr. Lawrence Broz of UCSD next Friday, January 17th. Dr. Broz will be discussing international economic order and the contributions found in the research agendas created by social scientists. This talk will be held from noon to 1 pm in Ketchum, room 1B31. Designing an...


Lecture by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Jan. 13, 2020

The Political Science department is hosting distinguished presidential historian, public speaker, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin, for a student-only lecture. This event will be on the 31st from 9:00-9:50 am at the Wittmeyer Courtroom in Wolf Law. The event is free of charge and breakfast will be provided...


The 10th Annual First-Year Graduate Student Poster Session

Dec. 18, 2019

The 10th Annual First-Year Graduate Student Poster Session was held on Tuesday, December 10 th , 2019 on the second floor of the Ketchum Hall West Wing. Based on faculty voting, this year’s award winners are: 1 st place: Sarah Brown Project Abstract: In The Punitive Society , Foucault argues...

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Kimberly Killen's First Published Work Featured in a Cambridge University Journal

Dec. 12, 2019

Kimberly's very first article, “Can You Hear Me Now? Race, Motherhood, and the Politics of Being Heard," is now out in print in the APSA journal Politics and Gender as the lead article of the issue! Check it out here: Well done, Kimberly!

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Jake Reagan Awarded 2020 Rhodes Scholarship

Nov. 25, 2019

Jake Reagan, a senior Political Science major here at CU Boulder, has been awarded the 2020 Rhodes Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to students who prove to excel not only in academics but in serving their community as well. Learn more about him and his scholarship and be sure to...


Protests in Bolivia

Nov. 20, 2019

Check out this article written by Dr. Carew Boulding and other CU affiliates! The piece explores what is really going on with the Bolivia protests. Click here to read the article!

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The Duke University Journal of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

Nov. 1, 2019

The Duke University Journal of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics is accepting submissions of academic papers until December 1st. Submit your original work at

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The Exciting World of Undergraduate Research: Methods and Results

Oct. 22, 2019

Are you an undergraduate student interested in doing hands-on research in political science? The Department of Political Science has launched a new “learning by doing” initiative to get students more involved in political science research and learning that is connected with the issues most relevant to you. On October 17,...

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Students get to watch 'Game of Thrones' for class

Oct. 18, 2019

Learn more about how students get to watch 'Game of Thrones' for class! 9news Article Daily Camera Article


Former Political Science Department PhD Students Publish Book

Oct. 16, 2019

Bozena Welborne, Aubrey Westfall, and Özge Çelik Russell have recently published a book called The Politics of the Headscarf in the United States . These authors each got their Ph.D. from the Political Science Department of the University of Colorado. To learn more their book click here !