Faculty News

Kelly Greenhill, Associate Professor and Director of the International Relations Program, co-authored a piece in Science Magazine describing how "the rise of fake news highlights the erosion of long-standing institutional bulwarks against misinformation in the internet age." Read more >

David Art, Professor of Comparative Politics, wrote a perspective for the March issue of Current History on "The Radical Right’s Gains in the Heart of Europe." Read more >

Deborah Schildkraut, Professor of American Politics and Department Chair, co-wrote a report in the most recent issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciencesinvestigating "how different immigration policies influence the social attitudes of immigrant and native-born individuals in the United States." Read more >

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Upcoming Events

"Come Tomorrow: The Politics of Waiting for Citizenship" – A Talk by Professor Noora Lori

Senior Honors Thesis Exchange Symposium
Fri., April 27, 2018 | 8:30am-3:30pm
(Lunch & Keynote at 12noon)
Chase Dining Room
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