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In an audio interview, John Lapinski, Associate Professor of Political Science and senior analyst at MSNBC takes SAS Frontiers behind the scenes of election calling. 

Political Science major Autumn Patterson has been awarded the Thomas R. Pickering Undergraduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship from the United States Department of State.  This fellowship provides funding to recipients as they are prepared academically and professionally to enter the Foreign Service. 

Ph.D. Candidate Eric Trager's OP-ED in the New York Times.

The Egyptian government’s prosecution this winter of seven American democracy workers catalyzed a two-month crisis in American-Egyptian relations. But after Washington threatened to withhold $1.3 billion in annual military aid to Egypt, the standoff swiftly subsided...

This year’s David and Lyn Silfen University Forum will consider the question Is America Broken? A Conversation on the 2012 Elections and Beyond, and feature Political Science Associate Professor John Lapinski.  The event will take place on Monday, March 19th from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. in Irvine Auditorium located at 3401 Spruce Street.

Dr. Jeffrey Green featured in Zocalo Public Square.

The bell rang for Round 10, as CNBC hosted its Republican candidate debate on Wednesday. The financial network (and Herman Cain!) hoped to focus the discussion on economic issues.

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