Political Science Department News Archive

Archived June 2017:
  • Congratulations to senior Laura Boyer, who received the 2016 MPSA award for Best Undergraduate Paper in a Poster Format! Laura was honored at the 2017 MPSA Annual Meeting in Chicago in April.
  • Political Science faculty appeared on BYUradio's Top of Mind with Julie Rose throughout the Winter 2017 semester. Listen to Prof. Michael Barber and Prof. Quinn Mecham, who spoke twice (second link here).
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Archived February 2017:
  • Alumna Luisa Patoni-Rees (BA '14), a current BYU Law student, spent a week volunteering at a detention center for women and children fleeing violence in their home country and seeking asylum in the U.S. Read about her experience here.
  • Alumni Spotlight: Meet Jordan Rogers (BA '12). Jordan worked for TargetPoint Consulting in Washington, DC and now works with O.C. Tanner in SLC. He is also doing an online masters program with Northwestern.
  • Two department faculty appeared on BYUradio's Top of Mind with Julie Rose in December 2016:
    • Prof. Mike Barber spoke about gerrymandering in light of the SCOTUS arguments.
    • Prof. Josh Gubler discussed the latest development in Syria's civil war and how Israelis and Palestinians have reacted to the election of Donald Trump.
2016 News Archive
Historical Political Science Department Newsletters (last updated September 2014)