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Graduate Student Research Prizes Offered

The UIC Department of Political Science is pleased to announce that it will award the following prizes to Political Science Graduate Students this year: The Milton Rakove Memorial Fund Award — Two awards…

Faculty in the News: Dick Simpson on Upcoming Elections, Emanuel

In recent media coverage, Political Science Professor Dick Simpson appeared as a panelist on the Sunday, Sept. 28th broadcast of WBBM Newsradio’s (780-AM/105.9-FM) “At Issue,” discussing political campaign ads and tactics this election cycle.…

Christian Science Monitor Quotes Professor McFarland

The Christian Science Monitor recently quoted Professor Andrew McFarland in an article about the Illinois governor’s race and the issue of offshore investments between both candidates. The full article can be read here on the newspaper’s website.

Professor Simpson quoted on local election

Dick Simpson, professor, in the Department of Political Science and former Chicago alderman, frequently appears as a featured expert in news stories covering state and city government, politics, and corruption. As an expert on Illinois…

Undergraduate Research Paper Contests and Prizes Announced

The UIC Department of Political Science is pleased to announce its annual contests for outstanding research papers written by undergraduate political science major/minor students. This year, there are four categories including: The Milton…