Events

New in AY 2017-18:

Planning an event? Complete Event Request form. Email John Mocek the confirmation email upon completion.

Faculty and students are active participants in campus institutes and centers, including the Roberta Buffett Center for International Studies, the Institute for Policy Research, and the Kaplan Humanities Institute.

Upcoming Events:

Date & TimeTitleGroup
November 20, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: J. Rosenbaum (IPR/SESP) - Does College Lead to Good Jobs for Everyone?Institute For Policy Research
November 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Eva Redei (Psychiatry/IPR) - Why Mental Illnesses Are Not Diseases and What to Do About ItInstitute For Policy Research
December 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
December 11, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. The Risk of War with Iran: Will Trump Kill Obama’s Iran Deal? A Talk by Trita ParsiMiddle East and North African Studies
January 12, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
January 12, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Dr. Benjamin Page Book Launch EventDepartment of Political Science
January 19, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CHSS Workshop: Nitsan ChorevComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
January 26, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CHSS Workshop: Andreas WimmerComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
February 2, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
International Relations WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
February 8, 2018
CHSS Manuscript Workshop: Monica Prasad, "Starving the Beast: A History of the 1981 Ronald Reagan Tax Cut"Comparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
February 9, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CHSS Workshop: Alex Hertel-FernandezComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
February 16, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CHSS Book Club: Paul Frymer, "Building an American Empire"Comparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
February 23, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CHSS Workshop: Christian DavenportComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
February 28, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Vincent Lloyd: Black Dignity - On Paul Robeson and International LawGlobal Politics and Religion Research Group (Buffett Institute)
March 2, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science

Each year the Department of Political Science organizes two major public events:

We also host speaker series for each of our program areas:

  • Political Theory 
  • International Relations 
  • American Politics 
  • Comparative Politics

We also host faculty and student collaboration workshops:

  • INPut
  • Chicago Area Political and Social Behavior Workshop (CAB)