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Assoc. Professor Laurel Harbridge Yong dives into President Trump's Congressional support in The Washington Post's 'Monkey Cage'

"This is why more Republicans in Congress haven’t criticized Trump."

Houston Chronicle breaks new research by Professor Jacqueline Stevens and Elizabeth Meehan and Avery Miller, class of 2017.

"Hundreds of American citizens end up in deportation proceedings each year, immigration data shows."

Assoc. Professor Wendy Pearlman is interviewed by Global Dispatches

Dr. Pearlman describes how she got interested in the Middle East and how her fascination with Morocco morphed to a passion for researching and studying the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and, of course, the Arab Spring.

Internationally renowned Professor & Weinberg Assoc. Dean Edward Gibson discusses his research on authoritarianism within democratic states

"Authoritarianism and Democracy."

Julia Clark-Riddell (Political Science & Sociology '17) wins the 2017 William Henry Exum Award

Clark-Riddell's award-winning paper is entitled, "From Palestine to Ferguson? The Successes and Failures of the Analogy Comparing the Movement for Racial Justice in America with the Movement for Palestinian Liberation."


Wildcat Welcome

Monday, September 11, All Day
New Student Orientation

New Graduate Student Orientation

Friday, September 15, All Day
Department orientation for incoming graduate students