MARY O’CONNOR (’74) had always been interested in Political Science and decided to pursue this interest at the University of Illinois.
- JAYLIN D. MCCLINTON (‘16) is a graduate of the Department of Political Science at the University of Illinois.
- JOHN BECK (BA ’71; MS ‘74) started at the University of Illinois in 1967 as a student in what is now known as the Division of General Studies.
- The Department of Political Science is pleased to announce an annual awards program to honor outstanding University of Illinois Political Science alumni.
- University of Illinois Political Science alumni have made significant contributions in many fields – academia, the law, government, politics, business, media and others.
- Political Science PhD alumnus Dr. Sumit Ganguly (’84) has been elected as a 2017 Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
- Congratulations to political science alumna Morgan McClain-McKinney Limo (BA, '09; MA, '11) who is a recipient of the LAS Outstanding Young Alumni Award!