Political Science Senior Rachael Nowack Receives Randall Research Award

Political Science major Rachael Nowack has been chosen to receive the Randall Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award for her research on the role of gender in political campaigns. The Randall Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award Program recognizes and celebrates the best research activity conducted by undergraduate students at The University of Alabama. Award recipients are selected by […]

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UA Mock Trial Team Sets School Records, but Falls Short in Opening Round of National Championship

Despite a school record-setting performance, the UA Mock Trial team fell just short of advancing at the American Mock Trial Association Opening Round Championship in Memphis, TN this past weekend (March 19-20).  Rhodes College hosted the 3 day event, which comprised four rounds of competition against teams that all finished in the top 6 of […]

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George Hawley Publishes New Book on the American Conservative Movement

University of Alabama Political Science professor George Hawley has published a new book, titled “Right-Wing Critics of the American Conservative Movement.” The book is published by the University Press of Kansas and is now available. A brief summary of the book from the publisher is given below. For more information on the book from the […]

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Political Science Professor Discusses the Impact of Sexism on Hillary Clinton’s Prospects in Washington Post Column

Political Science Professor Nichole Bauer published a column titled “Here’s what the research tells us about whether sexism is hurting Hillary Clinton’s prospects”  in “The Monkey Cage,” which is a politics column published by the Washington Post. Dr. Bauer is a political psychologist and has published numerous articles on the effects of gender stereotypes on […]

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Political Science Faculty Member Wins Two Awards at 2015 APSA Meeting

Political Science faculty member Dr. Nichole Bauer received the Best Article in Political Behavior Award from the Elections, Public Opinion and Voting Behavior section of the American Political Science Association. The award is given annually to the author(s) of the best article in Political Behavior, which is the section’s official journal. The title of the […]

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