In Autumn 2016, the Department of Political Science will introduce a restructured Bachelor of Arts degree, with seven new specialization options.
On January 5, two political science majors - freshman Spencer Dirrig and sophomore Kelly Harrop - were elected as delegates to represent Ohio's 12th Congressional District at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Ilhan Dahir (Political Science; English, 2015) has been named a 2016 Rhodes Scholar. The scholarship supports two years of graduate study at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.
Have you ever wanted to learn more about illicit markets and organized crime? New professor, Dr. Bradley Holland, joined the department this fall and will be offering his course in the second session of fall semester as a 7 week course.
Ohio State’s Center for Ethics and Human Values’ (CEHV) yearlong program, Conversations on Morality, Politics, and Society (COMPAS), has selected sustainability as the theme for the 2015-16 academic year.
Richard Gunther, political science professor emeritus, Mershon affiliate, and coordinator of the 21-country Comparative National Elections Project, has been involved in efforts to reform redistricting in Ohio for almost a decade.