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Race and Social Science Workshop- Kevin Cokley (UT)

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“Mental Health, Race, and Police Violence: Why De-Escalation Training is Needed for Law Enforcement”


American Politics Workshop- EJ Fagan

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"Marching Orders? U.S. Party Platforms and the Congressional Agenda"


Comparative Speaker Series- David Laitin (Stanford University)

Monday, October 9, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Linguistic Diversity, Official Language Choice and Nation Building: Theory and Evidence


Race and Social Science Workshop- Eric McDaniel

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“The Everyday Crusade: American Religious Exceptionalism and Defining American Citizenship”


Taiwan and Asia Program Speaker Series- Te Yu Wang (Illinois State Univ)

Monday, October 2, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"The Taiwan Voter: Political Cleavage and Electoral Decisions"


International Relations Workshop- Elizabeth Saunders (George Washington University)

Friday, September 29, 2017 • 1:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"Leaders, Advisers, and the Political Origins of Elite Support for War"


American Politics Speaker Series- John Petrocik

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"The Unsystematic Effect of Turnout on Elections"


Comparative Speaker Series- Caitlin Andrews (UT)

Monday, September 25, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

"The Revival of Charisma: A Study of Peronism and Chavismo"


Conference: "Trump’s Populism: Lessons from Latin America and Europe"

Friday, September 22, 2017 • 9:00 AM

BAT 5.108

Hosted by Kurt Weyland and Raul Madrid


Methods Workshop- Tse-min Lin

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“The Pitfalls of p-values”


International Relations Workshop- Mike Findley (Intro Meeting)

Friday, September 15, 2017 • 1:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Experimental Evidence from South Africa, Uganda, and the United States on Ethnic Identification and Ethnic Deception


Race and Social Science Workshop- Anthony L. Brown (John Warfield Center for African and African American Studies-UT)

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

From Subhuman to Human Kind: Implicit Bias, Racial Memory, and Black Males in Schools and Society


Government Department Spring Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 19, 2017 • 8:30 AM

Gregory Gym

Commencement Speaker-Matthew Dowd

Matthew Dowd, Political Consultant

Comparative Politics Workshop- Meet your professor: Kurt Weyland

Monday, May 1, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Pablo Fernandez- Vazquez

Monday, April 24, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Credibility of Party Policy Rhetoric


Women in Political Science Working Group

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 3:30 PM

BAT 5.108

Challenges for Women in Political Science


International Relations Speaker Series- Jessica Weeks

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

HAWKS, DOVES, AND PEACE: AN EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH


Public Policy Job Talk- Derek Epp

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Agendas and Economic Inequality in American Politics


Comparative Speaker Series- Harvey Kline (Univ. of Alabama, Emeritus)

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 • 3:00 PM

BAT 5.102

The Santos Negotiations with FARC in Colombia: The Agreement and the Complication


Public Policy Job Talk- Alison Craig

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Crafting a Broad Appeal: Policy Collaboration in the Modern Legislature


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Giovanni Capoccia

Monday, April 17, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Transitional Justice and Support for Democracy: Denazification in West Germany


International Relations Speaker Series- In Song Kim (MIT)

Friday, April 14, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Effects of Political Institutions on the Extensive and Intensive Margins of Trade


Public Policy Job Talk- Kenneth Lowande

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Politicization and Responsiveness in Executive Agencies


Texas Chautauqua event hosted by Polymathic Scholars- Ben Gregg, guest panelist

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 • 6:30 PM

POB 2.302

The age of man: what are the scientific and social implications of the anthropocene?


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Peter Esaisson (Gothenburg)

Monday, April 3, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Moment You Decide You Divide – How Citizens and Politicians Assess Procedural Fairness


International Relations Workshop- Practice Midwest talks

Friday, March 31, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Grad Students TBD


American Politics Speaker Series- Jay Jennings (Strauss Institute, UT)

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Political Consequences of the Endangered Local Watchdog: The Relationship between Quality News and Political Outcomes


International Relations Speaker Series- Andrew Coe

Friday, March 24, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Modern Peace


Harrington Faculty Fellow- Kelly Rader

Friday, March 24, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Ideology, Certiorari, and the Development of Doctrine in American Courts


American Politics Workshop- Jennifer Wolak

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Public Demand for Compromise in Congress


Comparative Politics Workshop- Dana El Kurd

Monday, March 20, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Effect of Authoritarianism on Polarization and Collective Action


American Politics Workshop- Rebecca Eissler

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Priorities of a President: Understanding Multiple Presidential Policy Agendas


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Carew Boulding

Monday, March 6, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Community Organizations and Strategic Mobilization: Poor People’s Participation in Latin American Democracies


International Relations Speaker Series- Jane Sumner

Friday, March 3, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

For Whom is Offshoring Politically Salient? Experimental Evidence from the 2016 Presidential Campaign


Mike Hogg Series in Comparative Politics- Juliana Martinez Franzoni

Friday, March 3, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.102

Latin American social policy after the expansionary wave: lights and shadows


Graduate Program Visiting Day

Friday, March 3, 2017 • 8:00 AM

BAT 5.108

Prospective Ph.D students


American Politics Speaker Series- Michael Rivera

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Technology and Voter Mobilization in U.S. Elections: A 2016 Florida Field Experiment


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Jennifer Gandhi

Monday, February 20, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Expanding the Pie: Compensating Losers in Authoritarian Regimes


International Relations Workshop- Graduate Students

Friday, February 17, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Practice ISA talks


Center for European Studies/IRG talk- Jürgen Neyer

Monday, February 13, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Crisis of the Open Society


International Relations Speaker Series- Kathleen Cunningham

Friday, February 10, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Strategies of Dissent: Violent and Nonviolent Resistance in Self-determination Disputes 


American Politics Workshop- Annelise Russell

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Politics of Prioritization: Party Influence on Senators' Attention


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Frank Thames (Texas Tech)

Monday, February 6, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

The Electoral Costs of Indiscipline in the Ukrainian Rada


International Relations Speaker Series- Nita Rudra

Friday, February 3, 2017 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

'Weak’ Democracies and the Unexpected Consequences of Trade Liberalization


International Relations Speaker Series- Ron Krebs

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 • 12:15 PM

SRH 3.122

Pity the President: Why Foreign Policy Leadership Has Become Nearly Impossible


Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Daniel Sobelman

Monday, January 23, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

How the Weak Get Their Way: Israel's Campaign to Stop the Iranian Bomb


Mike Hogg Speaker Series- Seva Gunitsky

Friday, January 20, 2017 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

Legacies of Blood and Law: The Global Politics of State Formation


American Politics Workshop- Post-Election Panel

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 • 12:00 PM

CLA 1.302E



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