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2017 Barry Farrell Lecture with Tina Tchen

Former Chief of Staff to Michelle Obama & Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement for President Obama talks girls’ education, local politics, and work inside the White House

Ph.D. Candidate Franky Matisek writes for the Small Wars Journal

"Dealing with the Arab Spring from the Combined Air Operations Center"

2017 Barry Farrell Alumni Lecture: Stephen Krupin

"Alumnus Stephen Krupin talks speechwriting, Obama and undergrad years"

Professor James Druckman's work cited in a Smithsonian.com article regarding politics and science

"Liberals and Conservatives Read Totally Different Books About Science"

Professor Karen Alter joins Eddie Arruza and Cécile Shea of The Chicago Council on Global Affairs on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight.'

Topic: Global Affairs Take Center Stage as Trump Welcomes Chinese President.


Commune Dissertation Writing Workshop

Thursday, April 27, 12:00 PM
Featuring Elizabeth Lenaghan, Asst. Director at the Writing Place & Swati Srivastava, Ph.D. Candidate

Political Theory Colloquium

Monday, May 1, 12:00 PM
Alexander Schmidt, Historisches Institut, Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena, "Rights of Man Redefined: Fichte's Legal Positivism as Response to the Crisis of Natural Law"

American Politics Workshop

Friday, May 12, 12:00 PM
Alex Theodoridis, University of California Merced