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 !

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Colorado General Assembly Internship Opportunities

Oct. 8, 2019

Looking for an internship opportunity this upcoming Spring? The Colorado General Assembly has many opportunities during its regular session, which runs from January through early May. These internships are a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience and insight into the legislative process. If you want to get involved, we encourage...

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Good Governance, State Development and the Perils of External Political Transformation

Oct. 8, 2019

Security Studies Speaker Series presents Mellisa Lee. Lee is an Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs in the Department of Politics and the Woodrow Wilson School for Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. She will be visiting our campus to speak to those who may be interested in...

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The Exciting World of Undergraduate Research at CU: Methods & Results

Oct. 4, 2019

Learn about: An undergrad research opportunity at CU (UROP) Our research on higher education in authoritarian regimes like China, Russia, and Singapore This is a showcase for undergrad research opportunities for political science majors (and other majors too). Thursday, October 17th at 10am Ketchum 1B31 *** Coffee & Snacks Provided ***

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UROP Sidewalk Symposium

Sept. 25, 2019

Looking for a fun and creative way to share your research? UROP seeks undergraduates of all majors, who have been working with CU Boulder faculty on research, scholarly and creative projects, to participate in the "Sidewalk Symposium" by creating colorful visual presentations of their projects (complete or in progress) using...

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Anand Sokhey Awarded at American Political Science Association conference

Sept. 6, 2019

Congrulations, Anand Sokhey was awarded by the section on Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior at APSA and is "Awarded to the top scholar in the field who is within 10 years of her or his Ph.D."

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New Graduate School dean feels honored to be in role

Sept. 6, 2019

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Former Political Science Department Chair now Graduate School Dean

Sept. 4, 2019

Dr. Scott Adler has recently become CU Boulder's Graduate School dean. Dr. Adler has been a part of CU since 1996. He is looking forward to this next great opportunity. Find out more by clicking here !

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Political Science Graduates will be Recipients of the Chancellor's Recognition Award

April 22, 2019

The Department of Political Science is proud to announce Sarah Papich and Katja Walton will recieve this year's Chancellor's Recognition Award. This award is presented to those graduating seniors who have earned all A's throughout their college career. Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano will present their award at the spring commencement...


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...