University of Alabama Experts Predict Changes Under Trump

Recently, Dr. Joseph Smith, Dr. Allen Linken, and Dr. Stephen Borrelli were interviewed by The Tuscaloosa News for their 36th Annual Educated Guesses column regarding probable changes after the election of Donald Trump. You can read the article here.

Professor George Hawley Named Departmental Election Champion

The Political Science Department recently held an election forcasting contest for our faculty and graduate students. Dr. George Hawley was the only person to correctly predict that Donald Trump would win the election, even correctly predicting the outcomes of 48 states.  Along with this highly prestigious title, George was recently interviewed by AL.com regarding the

Jesse Meriam Visit to the Political Science Department

This Friday we will host our first visiting speaker for our speaker colloquium. Jesse Meriam is assistant professor of political science at Loyola University. He earned his J.D. at The George Washington University Law School and his Ph.D at Johns Hopkins University. He will give a talk titled, “The Death of the Conservative Legal Movement.”

Dr. Gordon Black – April 5th

Dr. Gordon Black, founder and former CEO of the Harris Interactive Poll, will hold an informal discussion with faculty and students on Tuesday, April 5th, from 2:00-3:15pm in the Summersell Room in the Department of History (2nd Floor ten Hoor). Dr. Black will discuss the value of polling as an indicator of public opinion, as

Special Conference March 24-25 – Women, Democracy, and the Ideology of Exclusion: From Antiquity to the 20th Century

UA Students and Faculty are invited to attend a special conference that will be held on campus. See below for more details, including the times and location of the presentations. About the Conference From the earliest configurations of democracy in classical Athens, it became clear that women were not allowed to participate actively in its

UGA Dean to Discuss Graduate School Opportunities

Dr. Stefanie Lindquist, Dean of the University of Georgia’s School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA), will be on campus Friday, January 29 to discuss graduate school opportunities.  The SPIA offers masters and doctoral degrees in Public Administration and Policy, Political Science, International Affairs, and International Policy.  Dr. Lindquist will provide information on program specializations

Law School Fair -January 21st

The University of Alabama Law School Fair will take place next Thursday, January 21. The fair will take place in the Ferguson Center Ballroom on the 21st from 10 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. (dress – business/business casual). More information can be found using the link below. http://prelaw.ua.edu/law-school-fair/  On-campus interview opportunities will be available with select