The annual Political Science department graduation dinner was held on Thursday, May 18th in the Meyer Alumni Center. We were pleased to welcome graduating seniors, MA candidates from the Global Studies and Public Administration graduate programs, their families and, Political
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After 43 years of dedicated service, our Philosophy colleague, Dr. Jack Knight, is retiring at the end of the Spring 2017 semester. At at reception this afternoon, a bear with questionable lineage presented Jack with a special certificate signed by
Dr. Ashley Leinweber has accepted an appointment to the Advisory Consortium for the Bert and Phyllis Lamb Prize in Political Science. The Bert & Phyllis Lamb Prize in Political Science is presented to an outstanding Political Science undergraduate who best
Dr. Ondetti and Dr. Palacios recently attended conferences in Lima, Peru and San Diego, California. In Peru, Dr. Ondetti presented a paper on taxation in Latin America at the Red de Economía Política de América Latina (REPAL) conference and Dr.
Three Political Science faculty members were individually recognized at the 2017 All Faculty Recognition Reception on May 2nd. Assistant professor Indira Palacios-Valladares received the 2017 Director’s Award for Outstanding Faculty Research from the Honors College. Dr. Kevin Pybas was recognized
Join Missouri State’s pre-law fraternity, Phi Alpha Delta, as they welcome Dr. Joshua C. Tate, Associate Professor of Law at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law for a presentation entitled “Keys to Law School Success” on Monday, April 24
The Political Science department was pleased to welcome back Dr. Kamran Bokhari for a lecture entitled “Islamists, Jihadists, Autocratic Meltdown & Geosectarianism.” Dr. Bokhari is a 1999 Political Science and 2002 MIAA (Global Studies) alumnus. Dr. Bokhari is a senior
The Political Science Department is pleased to welcome Oluwasayo Ayeomoni, Megan Garcia, and Victoria Kelley as the newest members of the Political Science Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha. Interested Political Science majors and minors should contact Dr. Sara Henary.
Congratulations to Management majors, Eric Weiler and Vincent Mantia. Both were accepted for the 2017 Ambassador Scholarship Program sponsored by the Taiwan-United States Sister Relations Alliance (TUSA). Kudos to Political Science Professor, Dr. Dennis Hickey, for assisting Eric and Vincent;
Dr. Kevin Pybas with Plenary Speaker, Doris Kearns Goodwin It may have seemed like trials and tribulations at times, but last week’s Public Affairs Conference was a rousing success. While we know that many people were involved at all stages