Upcoming Events

Apr 24

Wednesday Apr 24, 2019

Pizza, Pop, & Politics: Peer to Peer Politics


Location: Geddes Hall, Coffee House

Join ND Votes in the final Pizza, Pop, and Politics discussion of the semester as we feature three political science majors who will share their senior thesis research with their peers. 

Soren Hansen will present her analysis of “Girl Power: A Tocquevillian Analysis of the Crisis of Gender Among Millennials.”…

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Apr 30

Tuesday Apr 30, 2019

Small Arms: Children and Terrorism


Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic

Read Ahead Material – To be provided

Mia Bloom is Professor of Communication at Georgia State University. She conducts ethnographic field research in Europe, the Middle East and South Asia and speaks eight languages. She has authored books and articles on terrorism and violent extremism including Dying to Kill: The Allure of Suicide Terror (2005), Living Together After Ethnic Killing [with Roy Licklider] (2007) and Bombshell: Women and Terror (2011). Bloom is a former term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and has held research or teaching appointments at Princeton, Cornell, Harvard and McGill Universities.  Under the auspices of the Minerva Research Initiative (MRI

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May 7

Tuesday May 7, 2019

Sheedy Excellence in Teaching Award Ceremony


Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

The College of Arts and Letters congratulates Associate Professor Ernesto Verdeja, joint appointment in the Department of Political Science and the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

The highest teaching honor in the College, the Sheedy award was founded in 1970 in honor of Rev. Charles E. Sheedy, C.S.C., who served as dean of the College of Arts and Letters from 1951–69.…

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May 17

Friday May 17, 2019

Senior Thesis & Awards Ceremony


Location: 141 DeBartolo

All seniors writing senior theses in Political Science will be individually recognized, and the prize winners for the best senior thesis in American Politics, Political Theory, Comparative Politics and International Relations will give presentations on their work. …

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