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Graduate students Elizabeth Lane and Jessica Schoenherr receive Arlen Specter Center for Public Service Fellowship

Congratulations to PhD students Elizabeth Lane and Jessica Schoenherr who have been awarded a $5,000 research fellowship from the Arlen Read More »

Political Theory Professor Arthur Melzer to be honored for All-University Faculty Award

Professor Arthur Melzer will be honored on Tuesday, February 6 at the All-University Awards Convocation.  Professor Melzer is being recognized Read More »

Washington Post publishes article by Professor Cristina Bodea on Gender Diversity in Central Banks

The Washington Post recently published an article by International Relations Professor Cristina Bodea and Ph.D student Tara Iseneker.  Click here Read More »

Undergraduate Political Science major, Anna Cumming, nominated for prestigious graduate school scholarship

Michigan State University Honor’s College student, Anna Cumming, majoring in history and political science, has been nominated for the Mitchell Read More »

Prelaw Mentoring Program Deadline September 29

The College of Law and College of Social Science is offering a Prelaw Mentoring Program open to junior and senior Read More »

Knight-Hennessy Scholar Program and Hertz Graduate Fellowship Award Application Deadlines

Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program Applications Due Sept. 27 MSU seniors of all majors, or those who have earned a bachelor’s degree Read More »

Master of Public Policy Program Celebrates 13 Graduating Students

Last Friday, May 5, the Master of Public Policy program celebrated 13 graduating students with a luncheon and commencement ceremony Read More »

Dr. Josh Sapotichne Presented a 2017 Service-Learning & Civic Engagement Award

Joshua Sapotichne

Dr. Josh Sapotichne was presented with the 2017 Service-Learning & Civic Engagement Award from the Center for Service-Learning and Civic Read More »

MSU Political Science Scholars

On April 19, 2017 Michigan Governor Snyder addressed the MSU Political Science Scholars during their “Day at the Capitol.”

The Department of Political Science is saddened to announce the passing of our former colleague, Harold Spaeth

We mourn the passing of former colleague, Professor Harold Spaeth. Harold J. Spaeth was Professor Emeritus of Political Science. He Read More »