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Utah State University’s Speech and Debate Team was awarded third place overall at a January 2020 competition at the U of U.
Aggie Speech and Debate earns third overall in tourney on ‘home turf’

Aggie Speech and Debate earns third overall in tourney on ‘home turf’

Utah State University’s Speech and Debate Team was awarded third place overall at a January 2020 competition at the U of U.

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CHaSS alumnus Michael Harmon ‘63 has recently published “INVINCIBILIS: A William Occam Mystery."
CHaSS Alumnus Publishes First Novel at 81

CHaSS Alumnus Publishes First Novel at 81

CHaSS alumnus Michael Harmon ‘63 has recently published “INVINCIBILIS: A William Occam Mystery."

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Beau Jenson is a double major in history and political science who interned at the Utah State Capitol this summer. Jenson was awarded support from the Experiential Learning Fund to facilitate the internship.
CHaSS Student Spotlight: Beau Jenson

CHaSS Student Spotlight: Beau Jenson

Beau Jenson is a double major in history and political science who interned at the Utah State Capitol this summer. Jenson was awarded support from the Experiential Learning Fund to facilitate the internship.

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Read publications, listen to guest speakers and interact with the American Constitution outside of your classroom.
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Center for the Study of American Constitutionalism

Read publications, listen to guest speakers and interact with the American Constitution outside of your classroom.

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As a branch of the College Democrats of America, this organization works to engage students in local, state and national issues and elections through student volunteer work.
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College Democrats

As a branch of the College Democrats of America, this organization works to engage students in local, state and national issues and elections through student volunteer work.

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Help advance Republican awareness through activism, social activities and volunteer opportunities.
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The Last Lecture series aims to share a faculty member's last words before leaving USU.
Jeannie Johnson, political science prof, to give Honors Last Lecture

Jeannie Johnson, political science prof, to give Honors Last Lecture

The Last Lecture series aims to share a faculty member's last words before leaving USU.

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Political Science Professor Jeannie Johnson's new book, 'The Marines, Counterinsurgency and Strategic Culture,' relates the Marine Corps' history since 1915, with special emphasis placed on the Combined Action Patrol formed during the Vietnam War.
New book describes how modern Marines have returned to lessons from Vietnam

New book describes how modern Marines have returned to lessons from Vietnam

Political Science Professor Jeannie Johnson's new book, 'The Marines, Counterinsurgency and Strategic Culture,' relates the Marine Corps' history since 1915, with special emphasis placed on the Combined Action Patrol formed during the Vietnam War.

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New Center for Anticipatory Intelligence trains students in multiple disciplines to be able to spot possible security threats, mostly likely from emerging technologirs, and know how to respond.
New center anticipates the future of U.S. national security

New center anticipates the future of U.S. national security

New Center for Anticipatory Intelligence trains students in multiple disciplines to be able to spot possible security threats, mostly likely from emerging technologirs, and know how to respond.

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Internships at Utah's Capitol Hill not only helps the students get a taste for their aspirations but actually makes Utah's governing body run smoother.
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On The Hill

Internships at Utah's Capitol Hill not only helps the students get a taste for their aspirations but actually makes Utah's governing body run smoother.

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Romanian Ambassador to the United States Andrei Muraru's lecture has been postponed until further notice.
POSTPONED: Russia, Ukraine, and NATO: The First Line of Defense

POSTPONED: Russia, Ukraine, and NATO: The First Line of Defense

Romanian Ambassador to the United States Andrei Muraru's lecture has been postponed until further notice.

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Join the only national honors society in the United States dedicated to students of political science.
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Join the only national honors society in the United States dedicated to students of political science.

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Dr. Anthony Peacock, Political Science Department head, has been appointed to Utah branch of U.S.Commission on Civil Rights
Political Science head named to Utah branch of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Political Science head named to Utah branch of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Dr. Anthony Peacock, Political Science Department head, has been appointed to Utah branch of U.S.Commission on Civil Rights

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Prepare for a career in law or continued education in law school by attending conferences, lectures, panels and LSAT study sessions.
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Prepare for a career in law or continued education in law school by attending conferences, lectures, panels and LSAT study sessions.

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We spoke with Assistant Professor of Political Science Austin Knuppe about the war in Israel and Gaza to provide context and understanding to the university community.
Q&A: USU Political Science Professor Discusses War in Israel, Gaza

Q&A: USU Political Science Professor Discusses War in Israel, Gaza

We spoke with Assistant Professor of Political Science Austin Knuppe about the war in Israel and Gaza to provide context and understanding to the university community.

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Utah State University’s Speech and Debate Team was awarded second place a recent competition at Linfield College, Oregon, part of the Northwest region.
Speech and Debate Team achieves 2nd at largest tourney in the Northwest

Speech and Debate Team achieves 2nd at largest tourney in the Northwest

Utah State University’s Speech and Debate Team was awarded second place a recent competition at Linfield College, Oregon, part of the Northwest region.

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Expose yourself to other cultures, learn new languages and enrich your college experience through international travel and study.
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Study Abroad

Expose yourself to other cultures, learn new languages and enrich your college experience through international travel and study.

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Utah State University's longtime speech and debate coach turns in his stopwatch to retire
Tom Worthen: His Achievements are Undebatable

Tom Worthen: His Achievements are Undebatable

Utah State University's longtime speech and debate coach turns in his stopwatch to retire

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Utah State University to host author and Associate Professor of International Cultural Studies at BYU-Hawaii Chad Ford.
Transforming Violence Into Collaboration Event

Transforming Violence Into Collaboration Event

Utah State University to host author and Associate Professor of International Cultural Studies at BYU-Hawaii Chad Ford.

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After researching current shortcomings and evaluating systems in other countries, students in POLS 4800/4990: Constitutional Design/Senior Research Seminar drafted and debated a new document intended to address issues at the forefront of American politics
USU Political Science students draft, debate a new U.S. Constitution

USU Political Science students draft, debate a new U.S. Constitution

After researching current shortcomings and evaluating systems in other countries, students in POLS 4800/4990: Constitutional Design/Senior Research Seminar drafted and debated a new document intended to address issues at the forefront of American politics...

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Pi Sigma Alpha, USU’s political science honors society, has been named the best chapter in the nation, the fifth time since 2013 that USU’s chapter has been recognized with this award.
USU political science honors society chapter awarded best in the nation

USU political science honors society chapter awarded best in the nation

Pi Sigma Alpha, USU’s political science honors society, has been named the best chapter in the nation, the fifth time since 2013 that USU’s chapter has been recognized with this award.

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Colin Flint defines geopolitics as “the struggle over the control of geographical entities with an international and global dimension and the use of such geographical entities for political advantage.”
Understanding the Geo in Geopolitics

Understanding the Geo in Geopolitics

Colin Flint defines geopolitics as “the struggle over the control of geographical entities with an international and global dimension and the use of such geographical entities for political advantage.”

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Earlier this semester, the Utah State University Political Science Department hosted Utah Court of Appeals proceedings on the Logan campus. Three judges including John D. Luthy, a College of Humanities and Social Sciences alumnus, heard two property dispu
Utah Court of Appeals' Visit to USU was Informational and Inspirational

Utah Court of Appeals' Visit to USU was Informational and Inspirational

Earlier this semester, the Utah State University Political Science Department hosted Utah Court of Appeals proceedings on the Logan campus. Three judges including John D. Luthy, a College of Humanities and Social Sciences alumnus, heard two property dispu...

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Sophomore Carlos Andres Gutierrez Gutierrez, who is majoring in Spanish and Political Science, has won the Sor Juana Award, a Utah Humanities statewide prize for original writing in Spanish.
Young poet wins Utah’s top prize for original work in Spanish

Young poet wins Utah’s top prize for original work in Spanish

Sophomore Carlos Andres Gutierrez Gutierrez, who is majoring in Spanish and Political Science, has won the Sor Juana Award, a Utah Humanities statewide prize for original writing in Spanish.