Political science professor Alexander Thompson recently attended the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP 21), held in Paris from November 30 - December 12, 2015. Here he discusses his experience at the summit and the ways it has impacted his research.
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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.