Announcements

Dr. Laura Katz Olson

Congratulations to Professor Olson on this honor!

Her appointment is for a seven year term which begins July1, 2017 and has the option for renewal. It is in recognition of her outstanding accomplishments!

 

Congratulations to our newest members of the national political science honor society!

Delta Nu Chapter executive leaders:

President: Samantha Lerner (fall '16 initiate)

Vice: Sabrina Schulman

Secretary: Kalyani Singh (fall '16 initiate)

Treasurer: Samantha Randall

Alison Bergen

Serena Highly

Holly Gwydir

Brittany Nochimson

Ian Mason

Laura Katz Olsen

The following activity has happened relative to the publication of  Dr.Olsen's book : Elder Care Journey: A View from the Front Lines (New York: SUNY University Press, 2016)

“Trying to Find Adequate Care is a Bureaucratic and Personal Nightmare,” STAT News, July 27, 2016, https//www.statenews.com/2016/07/27/elder-care-nursing-home-parkinsons/

Holona Ochs

Professor Ochs has been awarded a Mellon Digital Humanities Initiative Grant for $9182 and a Collaborative Research Opportunity Grant (CORE) for $59,174. 

Saladin Ambar

Dr. Ambars new book American Cicero: Mario Cuomo and The Defense of American Liberalism will be released November 1, 2017.

Anthony DiMaggio

Presenting research papers at Midwest Political Science Association Conference (MPSA) 2017 4/3-4/9:  He is also a discussant for one panel.

Paper #1: Class Politics: The Formation of Class Consciousness and it’s Impact on Policy Attitudes

Paper #2: Power in Union: Democratic Representation in American Labor Unions

Discussant: Why Do So Many Rich Professionals Hold Office, and Does It Matter?

See "Publications" for Dr. DiMaggio's recent book.

Breena Holland

Dr. Breena Holland on 2/27/2017 published a new article in the Journal of Environmental Politics titled "Procedural justice in local climate adaptation: political capabilities and transformational change.

Rick Matthews

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