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Comparative Politics Workshop- Zoltan Barany, Xiaobo Lu, Michael Gibbs

Monday, August 29, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Meeting with first-year graduate students


Government Department Spring 2016 Commencement

Friday, May 20, 2016 • 8:30 AM

Gregory Gym


American Politics Speaker Series: Lynn Vavreck (UCLA)

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Marc Hetherington talk

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"Why Washington Won't Work"


Joanna Harrington talk- Fulbright Visiting Scholar

Thursday, May 5, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“Urgent Human Rights Situations and Interim Measures of Protection: Problems of Compliance, Legitimacy and Effectiveness”


Beth Leech talk

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 • 12:30 PM

BAT 5.108


IR Speaker Series: Stephen Chaudoin, Illinois

Friday, April 29, 2016 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108


American Politics Speaker Series: Richard Hall (Michigan)

Friday, April 22, 2016 • 12:30 PM

CBA 6.420

"Issue Advertising and Legislative Voting on the Affordable Care Act"


IR Speaker Series: Quan Li, Texas A&M

Friday, April 15, 2016

BAT 5.108


American Politics Workshop: Clare Brock

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“The Business (as usual) of Washington: Political and Institutional Influences on Corporate Lobbying Strategy”


Ioan Grillo: Gangster Warlords: How Drug Cartels Became Criminal Armies

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 • 12:00 PM

SRH 1.208


Timothy Power Talk

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Job Talk: “Coalitional Presidentialism in Comparative Perspective”


American Politics Workshop: Sean Theriault

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“Problem Creators in Congress”


IR Speaker Series: Rich Nielsen, MIT

Friday, March 25, 2016

BAT 5.108


Distance in Advertising: How Candidates Use Issues to Influence Voter Perceptions and Candidate Choice

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 • 4:00 PM

BAT 5.108

John Henderson, Yale University


American Politics Workshop: Michael Rivera

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“The Politics of U.S. State Immigration Policy: Public Opinion and Representation”


IR Speaker Series: Randall Stone, Rochester

Friday, March 4, 2016

BAT 5.108


An Informal Discussion with Samara Klar (University of Arizona)

Thursday, March 3, 2016 • 2:30 PM

BAT 5.108


IR Speaker Series: Allison Carnegie, Columbia

Friday, February 26, 2016

BAT 5.108


American Politics Workshop: Ilana Shpaizman (Hebrew U and UT postdoc)

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"Punctuations, Equilibrium and Gradual Transformative Policy Change"


Joe R. Long Distinguished Lecturer: Frank Buckley

Thursday, February 11, 2016 • 4:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Hina Jilani: Rights and Conflicts in South Asia

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 • 5:00 PM

CLA 1.302B


American Politics Speaker Series: Paul Kellstedt (Texas A&M)

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"Does Partisan Bias at the Fed Explain 'the Republican Advantage' in U.S. Presidential Elections?"


Hina Jilani: Rights, Conflict and Crises

Monday, February 1, 2016 • 3:30 PM

TNH 2.111


Understanding the Dynamics of China-Taiwan Relations

Monday, January 25, 2016 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108



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