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Happy Holidays and Office Hours

Happy Holiday from the everyone in the Department of Political Science.  Our offices will be closed in observance of the holidays from Thursday, December 23 through Sunday, January 2.  We will reopen on Monday, January 3. The Department office has been decorated for the occasion and we hope you enjoy these pictures if you can’t … Continue reading Happy Holidays and Office Hours

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Holiday Closures!

Hello. The offices for the Department of Political Science will be closed for the Thanksgiving break from November 22nd through the 26th.  We will reopen on Monday, November 29. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

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Dianne Liepa will receive the Department of Political Science’s Distinguished Alumni Award

[AMES, IOWA, October 15, 2021]—Dianne Liepa (’71 Political Science, MS ’75 Political Science) will be honored in a special ceremony for alumni award recipients at the Iowa State University Alumni Association on Thursday, October 21, 2021 in Ames, Iowa. The event recognizes outstanding alumni and friends of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS). … Continue reading Dianne Liepa will receive the Department of Political Science’s Distinguished Alumni Award

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Evelio Otero will receive the Carrie Champman Catt Public Engagement Award from LAS

Evelio Otero Jr. (’82 Journalism and Mass Communication, Political Science) will be honored in a special ceremony for alumni award recipients at the Iowa State University Alumni Association on Thursday, October 21, 2021 in Ames, Iowa. The event recognizes outstanding alumni and friends of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS). Otero will receive … Continue reading Evelio Otero will receive the Carrie Champman Catt Public Engagement Award from LAS

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Jeff Osweiler, a U.S. Foreign Service Officer hosted a presentation to students about careers in the U.S. Foreign Service.

On October 12th, Jeff Osweiler, a U.S. Foreign Service Officer hosted a presentation to students about careers in the U.S. Foreign Service. Jeff Osweiler is a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State, currently serving as Consul and Chief of Nonimmigrant Visa Services at U.S. Embassy Kingston, one of the largest nonimmigrant visa … Continue reading Jeff Osweiler, a U.S. Foreign Service Officer hosted a presentation to students about careers in the U.S. Foreign Service.

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Congratulations to our 2021 Student Award Winners

Owing to TO COVID-19, we were unable to conduct the usual in-person awards ceremony. The Department is providing this visual homage to recognize the students’ accomplishments.  Please take a moment to watch the presentation. Political Science Student Award Winners, 2021

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Katie Krumbholz Receives 2020 Janet Box-Steffensmeier Award

Katie Krumbholz (MA, Political Science, 2019) has received a 2020 Janet Box-Steffensmeier Award from the Society for Political Methodology. The announcement was made June 10, 2020 by the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research at the University of Michigan. The award is designed to encourage … Continue reading Katie Krumbholz Receives 2020 Janet Box-Steffensmeier Award