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Department of Politics
Illinois State University
Faculty & Staff
Celebrating 50 years
The Department of Politics and Government celebrated its 50th anniversary during the 2016-2017 academic year.
Read about our history
see photos from our celebratory dinner
Illinois State’s award-winning Model United Nations team travels to New York each spring for a national conference.
Learn more about student involvement
in Politics and Government.
Meet our faculty
Our faculty are among the most productive in the College of Arts and Sciences, with current and retired faculty producing a significant number of peer-reviewed books.
Meet our faculty.
2017 Hibbert R. Roberts Lecture
Featuring Christopher Achen: "Ideologies, Identities, and the Election of Donald Trump" will be held November 1st at 7 pm in the Old Main Room.
Read more about the annual lecture series
To watch the video visit the
Courses in Politics and Government
student research journal
News & Views
Conference for Students of Political Science
An opportunity to travel abroad!
Go abroad with the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders! Open to all alumni, faculty and staff.
Redbirds sweep individual awards at Lewis Mock Trial Tourney
The ISU Mock Trial Team had its second outing of the season during Veteran’s Day weekend at the Lewis University Romeoville campus.
Ward honored as Lincoln Laureate
Illinois State University’s Wesley Ward has been named one of this year’s outstanding college students by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois.
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2018 Social Sciences Internship/Job Fair
1/22/18 at 1:00 PM
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