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...

Sarah Sokey Bulletin Board

Professor Sokhey's Bulletin Board

June 17, 2021

Click here to view Porofessor Sokhey's bulletin board which highlights important events and deadlines for certain political science activities and opportunities. Professor Sokhey's Bulletin Board


Judicial Branch of CU Student Government

May 27, 2021

The Judicial Branch is an incredible way for us as undergrads to use logical reasoning and analysis, both skills that are very useful for law school and beyond. In the Court, Justices have the ability to hold Court hearings, write opinions, review governing documents, and much more. It truly is...


STUDIO research lab for Fall 2021

May 17, 2021

FOR UNDERGRADS : Students can now apply for the STUDIO research lab for fall 2021 . A flyer is attached, and the application is due Tuesday, June 1st for students to start participating in fall 2021. Students with federal work study awards are encouraged to apply (but work study is...

Joris Alawoe

Congratulations Joris Alawoe

April 22, 2021

Joris Alawoe, a CU Boulder junior majoring in political science, has been named a prestigious Truman Scholar, an honor that includes $30,000 for graduate study at an institution of his choice. Each scholar also receives leadership training, career counseling, and special internship and fellowship opportunities within the federal government. Read...


Political Science Club Event

March 17, 2021

The Political Science Club is hosting an event with the Air Force Academy political discussion club this weekend!

Picture of Ketchum building and sign on a sunny day.

Political Science Virtual Town Hall - Couldn't attend? Info here!

Nov. 11, 2020

The Political Science Department hosted a town hall meeting regarding the upcoming Spring semester on Monday, November 9th for our undergraduate students. Check out the link below for a full breakdown of the meeting and answers during the Q&A session! Town Hall Meeting Overview Students may still submit questions to...


Get Involved in PoliSci - Zoom Recording

Sept. 8, 2020

On Friday, September 4th, the Political Science Department held a remote Zoom event to discuss topics such as: Election events with the Political Science Club Internships with the STUDIO Research Lab Political Science Honors Society American Politics Research Lab Keller Center for the Study of the 1st Amendment Publishing with...

US parties

Compromise in an Era of Party Polarization

Aug. 31, 2020

Americans are deeply divided along partisan lines. The disagreements between Democrats and Republicans are not just ideological, but also social. Friends are unfriended on social media for their political rants. Political arguments threaten the harmony of Thanksgiving gatherings. The partisan divides among Americans are thought to fuel gridlock in Washington,...