Welcome to the Political Science Blog! I hope the Fall 2016 semester is starting out well for everyone.
My name is Professor Lai and I am the Director of Undergraduate Studies for this academic year and I look forward to working with all of you. Please contact me if you have any questions about the major, Department, careers, etc.
In the coming weeks, faculty from the Political Science Department, Martha Kirby, and our undergraduate organizations will be blogging on here about a variety of topics. We will announce when blog posts are made by email and on our Facebook page.
If you have not already, please
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Completing the survey enters you into a drawing to win one of two $30 Chipotle gift cards. We will hold the drawing on September 2nd.
Finally, I just wanted to let you know what career workshops we are going to do this semester.
Participants will include:
Collins Byrd, Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management
Professor Tim Hagle, Associate Professor in the Political Science Department
Alexandra Stecker, BA Political Science 2016, 1L at Iowa Law School
If you have not already, RSVP for this workshop here
The second is
Participants will include
Ambassador Ron McMullen, Lecturer Political Science Department
Mackenzie Borders, Associate Intelligence Analyst, Principal Financial Group
Please RSVP for this workshop here
The third will be with Jamie Cavey, Associate Director Pomerantz Career Center
More information TBA