Conrad L. McBride

In Memoriam Conrad LeGrande McBride passed away on December 23, 2013. Professor McBride, who retired in 1992, was the last surviving member of the original CU-Boulder Political Science Department. While he was best known as an expert on the American presidency, he came to Boulder in 1954 to join the Colorado Municipal League. His seminars on National Resource Policy Administration influenced an emerging generation of environmental policy scholars.
Horst Mewes

Horst Mewes

Horst Mewes, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Colorado, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at his home in Longmont, Colorado, May 22nd, 2017, at the age of seventy-six. His family and friends, colleagues, and students deeply mourn his loss. Horst was one of the longest serving members of the CU department. He was interested in an unusually broad range of topics in political philosophy, among them democratic...

James R. Scarritt

Interests: Comparative politics, Sub-Saharan Africa, political change, ethnicity, class, democratization, human rights. James R. Scarritt played a major role in CU Engage's INVST Community Leadership Studies. To find out more, click here .