Entries tagged with ‘Political Science’

Olono Vidales to Speak at Class of 2022 Commencement Ceremony

Regina Olono Vidales '22, a political science major, will give remarks on behalf of the graduating class on Saturday, May 21.

Faculty Spotlight: Jill Locke

Jill Locke (Political Science) was interviewed on WCCO Radio by Jearlyn Steele on Sunday, May 8, about the recent Supreme Court leak regarding Roe v. Wade. The interview is available online.

Faculty Spotlight: Michael Wilson-Becerril

Michael Wilson-Becerril (Political Science) received the prestigious Outstanding Academic Title award from the American Library Association for his book, “Resisting Extractivism: Peruvian Gold, Everyday Violence, and the Politics of Attention.”

Faculty Spotlight: Jill Locke

Jill Locke (Political Science) appeared in a KEYC News story about this week’s Supreme Court leak about Roe vs. Wade. Locke is also expected to appear on WCCO Radio on Sunday evening to discuss the leak and what it will mean if the decision comes to pass.

Award-Winning Reporter Aura Bogado Delivers 2022 Moe Lecture

Investigative reporter Aura Bogado gave the 2022 Moe Lecture on her work covering immigrants and refugees in the United States.

Faculty Spotlight: Jill Locke

Jill Locke (Political Science) spent the month of March 2022 in residence at the University of Oslo as part of a Research Council of Norway grant to study the civic impact of young women’s writings in and about Scandinavian democracy. During the residence, Locke met weekly with the research group, delivered two lectures at the […]

One Gustie Wins Fulbright; Three Others Semi-finalists

Gustavus Adolphus College student Chris Ortiz '22 won the Fulbright ETA to teach in Madrid, Spain, next year.

Faculty Spotlight: Mimi Gerstbauer and Denis Crnkovi?

Mimi Gerstbauer (Political Science) and Denis Crnkovi? (Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures) were interviewed for a recent Mankato Free Press piece about the local impacts of the war in Ukraine.

Faculty Spotlight: Jill Locke

Jill Locke (Political Science) gave the spring 2022 lecture, “Where are Greta’s Friends? Invisible Peer Groups and the Fantasy of Girl Power,” at The University of San Francisco Honors College.

Faculty Spotlight: Jill Locke

Jill Locke (Political Science) facilitated a discussion, “What is the Relationship between Shame and Democracy?” for the Rochester Community College Senior Continuing Education (LIFE) program.