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Adventure TIME

Political science and Greenlee major tours the political scene through amazing internships.

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Malcolm Nance to present fall 2016 Manatt-Phelps Lecture in Political Science

Internationally renowned counterterrorism analyst Malcolm Nance will share insights into the global terror group ISIS—the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria—when he presents the Fall 2016 Manatt-Phelps Lecture in Political Science at Iowa State University on Monday, October 17. A decorated veteran and former Navy Intelligence officer, Nance has 30 years of experience in field … Continue reading Malcolm Nance to present fall 2016 Manatt-Phelps Lecture in Political Science

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm | Great Hall, ISU Memorial Union
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A Cyclone in command

This article first appeared in the Spring 2016 issue of Link Magazine], the quarterly alumni magazine for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. On a January day in 2014, Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Gleason (Political Science, ’02) took command of USS Scout (MCM 8), a 225-foot mine countermeasures ship. Only 12 years into his naval … Continue reading A Cyclone in command

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm
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New Alliance with US STRATCOM

The importance of the new "Alliance" between the United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) and several universities including ISU is that Cyber security and Cyber defense has become a critical component of US military security. Hacking attacks, identity theft, strikes against critical infrastructure are all existential dangers. We will be working with USSTRATCOM at Offutt Air … Continue reading New Alliance with US STRATCOM

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm
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Lissa Villa Internship with TIME

Lissa Villa, senior in Political Science and in Journalism and Mass Communication, will pursue a 10-week internship in the Washington, DC, bureau of TIME. She will be reporting and writing stories about the 2016 election with a focus on the presidential race. She will be pitching story ideas, researching material for long-term projects, and working … Continue reading Lissa Villa Internship with TIME

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm
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Deterrence and Assurance Workshop and Conference

Ellen Pirro and 10 ISU students participated in the Deterrence and Assurance Workshop and Conference, conducted at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, March 3-4th, 2016. The conference was sponsored by the United States Strategic Command in Omaha, Nebraska. Presentations were made by distinguished speakers including Major General Allen Batschelet, U.S. Strategic Command; Former Secretary … Continue reading Deterrence and Assurance Workshop and Conference

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm
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March 2016 IAPS Conference

On March 4-5, 2016, the 6th annual conference of the Iowa Association of Political Scientists (IAPS) was held at the Scheman Center on the campus of Iowa State University.

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm
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Research productivity x2

Olga Chyzh, assistant professor of political science and statistics, and Mark Nieman, assistant professor of political science, joined LAS in Summer 2015. The spousal team has already made an impact on the Department of Political Science.

October 17, 2016, 7:00pm