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CU Boulder student wins prestigious Truman Scholarship

April 12, 2019

A University of Colorado Boulder student has been awarded a 2019 Truman Scholarship , marking the second year in a row that a student from the university has won the prestigious graduate fellowship. Jake Reagan, a 20-year-old junior who is double majoring in political science and Spanish and minoring in...

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CU Undergrad Presents at MPSA 2019

April 9, 2019

On April 6th, Jeffrey Nonnemacher presented his research at the 77th annual Midwest Political Science Association conference . The conference took place in Chicago, Illinois, and gives students an opportunity to show off their own research. In order to participate, each applicant must submit a proposal to the heads of...

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Generous Gift Expands Educational Offerings for Undergraduates

Jan. 28, 2019

The Department of Political Science is pleased to announce a generous gift from Erin and Eric Fish to support undergraduate education and new learning initiatives. The Fishes enthusiastically support the department and its students. Erin Ainsworth Fish is a graduate of CU’s political science department and in 2017, was the...

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Hear What it is Like to be a Senior in Political Science

Dec. 7, 2018

From a young age, Jeffrey Nonnemacher, now a senior at the University of Colorado, Boulder, has always had a fascination with politics. “There’s a fun story of me staying up until midnight in 2004, as a seven-year-old, watching the electoral map fill in on CNN and waiting for Missouri,” Nonnemacher...

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Hear What it is Like to Study Abroad From the Perspective of a Student

Studying abroad can change a college experience. Many factors play into whether studying abroad is the right choice for a student, and for Maddie Chandler, a Political Science and History major in her final year at CU, it was the experience she needed. For her junior year spring semester, Chandler...

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PSCI Student Becomes Rhodes Scholar

Nov. 19, 2018

Serene Singh, who is a Senior in Political Science and Journalism is among 32 Americans to receive a 2019 Rhodes scholarship to study at Oxford University in England. She has become the first Sikh American woman to receive the award in the country. Congratulations Serene! Read more from the Daily...

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Professor transforms political science class into a game

Aug. 14, 2018

"Sometimes Michaele Ferguson’s classes are going too smoothly, and there’s a real need for a riot or maybe just a bit more heckling. The heckling is real, the riots just acknowledged, and they are part of an innovative teaching method called Reacting to the Past , which was initiated at...

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After 27 Years, Greece and Macedonia have resolved their contentious 'naming dispute.' Here's how.

Aug. 2, 2018

"After an astonishing 27 years at odds, in June, Macedonia and Greece reached a dramatic breakthrough in negotiations over what’s known as the Macedonia naming dispute . The dispute was, yes, over the former Yugoslavian nation’s name — but over much more as well, as we’ll see below. And after...

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University of Colorado Boulder New Venture Challenge finalist acquired by POLITICO venture

Aug. 2, 2018

The department of Political Science would like to congratulate Keaton Brown, a recent graduate of CU Boulder, in his recent success with the startup company Statehill. "Keaton Brown, who graduated from CU Boulder in May of 2018, majored in Economics and Political Science while developing the startup. He “pitched” on...

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Political science student receives prestigious award

June 1, 2018

Serene Singh sat in class when she received some wonderful news. After spending an entire night perfecting a large assignment, she sat in her desk trying to stay awake. Singh became alert, however, when she heard a familiar voice. It was her scholarship counselor who came to announce she had...

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