05/10/2019 - Professor Wendy K. Tam Cho recently served as an expert witness in an Ohio gerrymandering case, using supercomputer simulations to draw millions of possible electoral maps.
04/01/2019 - Political Science Professor Kourtikakis spoke with the Illinois News Bureau about "Brexit", it's potential impact on both Great Britain and the European Union, and the challenges that arise when at
03/26/2019 - Congratulations to all of the faculty and teaching assistants on the Fall 201
03/11/2019 - Professor Robert Pahre spoke with the Illinois News Bureau about Indiana Dunes National Park, including his thoughts on the politics leading to the park's new status and the great features it offer
02/05/2019 - Each year the members of the local chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha vote for the Clarence A. Berdahl Award for Excellence Undergraduate Teaching.
02/01/2019 - Colleen Murphy, professor of philosophy, political science, and law, was
06/21/2018 - Professor Wendy Tam Cho spoke with the Illinois News Bureau about the Supreme Court's June 18 ruling regarding gerrymandering.
06/14/2018 - The Department of Political Science is pleased to announce an annual awards program to honor outstanding University of Illinois Political Science alumni.
05/21/2018 - Professor Nicholas Grossman's new book, Drones and Terrorism: Assymetric Warfare and the Threat to Global Security" discusses how drones are changing the nature of warfare and terrorism. Dr.
04/24/2018 - Each year the members of the local chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha vote for the Clarence A. Berdahl Award for Excellence Undergraduate Teaching.
03/06/2018 - For their latest book William Bernhard and Tracy Sulkin studied 20 years of data on the U.S. House of Representatives.
02/23/2018 - Samantha Frost is part of a multi-university team that just won a $138,000 Research Challenge Grant from the Humanities Withou
02/09/2018 - Each year the College of LAS recognizes professors, teaching assistants and an advisor for excellence in educations and mentoring.
02/01/2018 - Congratulations to Political Science major, Naomi Kainuma. Naomi received the Illinois International Undergraduate Achievement Award.