Events

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
February 24, 2017
Admitted Graduate Student EventDepartment of Political Science
February 24, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Paul StanilandComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
February 24, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Race, Ethnicity, and Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
February 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Political Theory Colloquium: Edith Hall & Don HerzogDepartment of Political Science
February 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
"To Which Victor Go the Spoils? Strategies of Insurgent Dominance Before, During, and After Regime Change" Presentation by Prof. Peter Krause – Boston CollegeWar & Society Working Group (Buffett Institute)
March 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The Department of Political Science Presents Jane J. MansbridgeDepartment of Political Science
March 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Learning to be Loyal: Political Education in China and RussiaEquality Development and Globalization Studies (EDGS)
April 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
War & Society Working Group: Guest Presentation by Prof. Eric Schoon – The Ohio State UniversityWar & Society Working Group (Buffett Institute)
April 21, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
April 21, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Erica SimmonsComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
April 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Ian Johnson: The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After MaoGlobal Politics and Religion Research Group (Buffett Institute)
April 28, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Martha WilfahrtComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
May 5, 2017
Chicago Area social and political Behavior (CAB) workshopDepartment of Political Science
May 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
May 22, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
War & Society Working Group: Guest Presentation by Vipin Narang – MITWar & Society Working Group (Buffett Institute)
May 26, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
June 2, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science

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

We also host many faculty and student speaker series including:

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