Political Science Department News Archive

Archived October 2017:
  • Read more about the annual WomanStats Investigator meeting held at BYU in July 2017. The event was hosted by our own Prof. Donna Lee Bowen and by former faculty member Valerie Hudson, now at Texas A&M. The WomanStats Project is the largest compilation of data on women in the world.
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  • 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)