Congratulations to Cameryn Blackmore, who has accepted a fellowship with the Congressional Black Caucus! Cameryn is a 2021 graduate of our PhD program. Click the link below to see the full article. https://www.cbcfinc.org/team/nrei-fellows/cameryn-blackmore/
As we enter spring advising season, we wanted to make your lives as easy as possible with regard to advising, degree plans, and registration. Every student will need to be advised to lift their registration hold, so that you can register for courses (you do not want to be running around right before your registration
Professor Levine comments on Israel-Hamas Cease Fire Agreement Here.
UA Greek Political Scientists Stage Conference to Discuss US Politics and Transatlantic Relations May 19, 2021 and May 20, 2021 Click the link above for more information about the conference and the event schedule. Click here to register for the conference.
Congratulations to our newest PhD graduate, Dr. Cameryn Blackmore! Dr. Blackmore defended her dissertation, REPRESENTING BLACK EXCELLENCE: AN EXAMINATION OF THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN JUDICIAL OVERSIGHT AND REPRESENTATION ON PUBLIC EDUCATION IN ALABAMA.
Professor George Hawley quoted in New York Times article on the future of polarization in the US political system March 24, 2021 Click the link above to view the full article
UA Mock Trial Team Hears Good News Members of the UA Mock trial team learned they had advanced to the National Opening Round Championship Series. UA’s ‘A’ team compiled a 6-2 record of judges’ decisions after facing teams from UT-Austin, MIT, Samford and UCLA. UA’s ‘B’ team also qualified for the National Opening Round Championship
What Just Happened? Insurrection, Impeachment, Inauguration January 25, 2021 The UA Political Science department hosted a webinar discussing the political events following the 2020 election. Click the link above to view the full recording of the webinar.
Professor Smith on Claims of Election Fraud Click the link above to read the full article.
Political Science major Barbara Yerkes traces the history of clean elections in the United States. Click the link above to read the full article.