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Professional Journal Critique

The Department hosts Critique, a nation-wide journal for political science students. Critique was granted professional recognition by the American Political Science Association. Learn more about Critique!

Annual Conference

The Department of Politics and Government hosts the Annual Conference for Students of Political Science in Spring semester of each year as a forum for the dissemination and discussion of research conducted by undergraduate and graduate students from both the United States and other nations. Learn more about conferences!

Action Research Opportunities

The Department is strongly committed to creating opportunities for students to foster their analytical skills and leadership abilities in structured programs outside the formal classroom such as professional practice internships, Study Abroad programs, and supervised independent studies. Learn more about internships and other opportunities!

Meet our Faculty

Department faculty are one of the most productive in the College of Arts and Sciences with current and retired faculty producing a significant number of peer reviewed books. Learn more about our Faculty!

New Legal Studies Major!

The Department's Paralegal Education Program now offers a major as well as a minor. Learn more about our Legal Studies Major!

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Rankin Recognized with Impact Award article thumbnailRankin Recognized with Impact Award
Erik Rankin was among the advisors, faculty, staff and students who received the 2015 Impact Award. [...]
Kabir Publishes in The Diplomat article thumbnailKabir Publishes in The Diplomat
Politics and Government graduate student Arafat Kabir wrote an article for The Diplomat, an online [...]
Zigerell Researches Gender Citation Gap article thumbnailZigerell Researches Gender Citation Gap
Dr. L.J. Zigerell published a study in Research and Politics (April-June 2015 : 1-7). The study is [...]

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Model UN Team Headlines ISU Homepage article thumbnailModel UN Team Headlines ISU Homepage
Politics and Government’s own Model UN Team 2015 is one of the headline stories on ISU’s homepage today (May 23). Check it out, along with the feature story on major Frank Cassata in STATESide. 

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