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POLITICAL SCIENCE NEWS

The study of political science is about understanding the political questions that surround issues like wealth and poverty, policy and activism, democracy and dictatorship, and gender and race. At HWS, students develop the rigorous analytical skills that help them in their education and civic responsibility.


POLITICAL SCIENCE NEWS

Sipher ’83 in The Atlantic, NPR: Russia Investigation Continues

Sipher_John_1In an article in The Atlantic and an NPR interview this month, retired Central Intelligence Agency officer John Sipher ’83, P’19 discusses the questions about Russia’s election interference that remain…
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Charter Day 2019

Charter Day-00987Hobart College celebrated its founding with the annual Charter Day festivities on Friday, April 12, including an awards presentation and a keynote address from David A. Kaplan ’83, co-founder and…
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HWS Hosts NY Lt. Gov., State Leaders for Women’s Justice

Womens Agenda 2On Tuesday, April 23, Hobart and William Smith Colleges will welcome New York State Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul and other panelists from the state government to discuss with the campus…
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Philbrick Yadav Guest Edits Middle East Report

YemanThe latest issue of Middle East Report, edited by Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science Stacey Philbrick Yadav, examines the ongoing civil war in Yemen and the…
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Infrastructures of Movement: Bridges and Borders

Emina Mušanović and Ashwin Manthripragada discuss their papers on bridges and borders.Before a standing-room-only audience, the Fisher Center for the Study of Gender and Justice hosted “Infrastructures of Movement: Bridges and Borders,” two presentations that explored the fallout of displacement from…
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Pi Sigma Alpha

Members of the Department and 2014 Initiates of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national Political Science Honor Society.

Members of the Department and 2014 Initiates of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national Political Science Honor Society. HWS has had the Chi Phi chapter since 1999 and initiated over 100 members.

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