Karen Kedrowski, director of the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics and professor in the Department of Political Science, has received an Ask Every Student Implementation Grant. The $5,000 grant will fun efforts at Iowa State University which promote student voter participation during the 2022 midterm elections. Ask Every Student is a national … Continue reading Karen Kedrowski earns Ask Every Student Grant
Nell Gabiam and Scott Feinstein have been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to study the integration of Ukrainian refugees into the United States. Gabiam, associate professor in the Department of World Languages and Cultures, and Feinstein, associate professor in the Department of Political Science, will serve as co-principal investigators on the … Continue reading Nell Gabiam and Scott Feinstein awarded National Science Foundation grant
A 2021 study by Scott Feinstein, assistant professor of political science, seemingly predicted Russia’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine in February, and offers insight into Vladimir Putin’s political strategy.
Richard Mansbach, a professor in the Department of Political Science, has been awarded the Quincy Wright Distinguished Scholar Award from the International Studies Association (ISA)-Midwest Region. The Quincy Wright Distinguished Scholar Award was created in 2000 and is given annually to a scholar who has significantly influenced the ISA-Midwest region. Quincy Wright Distinguished Scholars have … Continue reading Richard Mansbach receives the Quincy Wright Distinguished Scholar Award
Amy Erica Smith, a Liberal Arts and Sciences’ dean’s professor and associate professor of political science, has co-authored an article for the Journal of Democracy. The article is titled, “Latin America Erupts: When Does Competitive Authoritarianism Take Root?” The Journal of Democracy is the world’s leading publication on the theory and practice of democracy. Since … Continue reading Amy Erica Smith co-authors article in the Journal of Democracy