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Professor Luke Perry’s new book Religious Responses to Marriage Equality was published by Routledge (July 11, 2018)

Professor Daniel Tagliarina discussed the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh with Talk of the Town WUTR radio (July 10, 2018)

Professor Daniel Tagliarina discussed Anthony Kennedy’s retirement with Talk of the Town WUTR radio (June 29, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry was a panelist on Ivory Tower for WCNY-PBS (June 22, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry wrote about women in electoral politics for Arc Digital (June 20, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry provides insights on the NY-22 campaign for the Observer Dispatch (June 17, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry was a panelist on Ivory Tower for WCNY-PBS (June 8, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry discussed the midterms and national politics on Talk of the Town WUTR radio (June 4, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry provided insights on the NY-24 campaign for The New York Times (May 30, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry discussed the NY-22 campaign on Keeler in the Morning WIBX radio (May 29, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry spoke (remarks here) at the Naturalization Ceremony at the U.S. Courthouse in Utica (May 22, 2018)

Naturalization Ceremony

Professor Luke Perry discussed the midterms and national politics with Talk of the Town on WUTR radio (May 8, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry provided insights on the NY-22 campaign for the Huff Post (May 4, 2018)

Professor Nathan Richmond discusses international relations and foreign policy on Talk of the Town WUTR radio (April 30, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry was a panelist on Ivory Towerfor WCNY-PBS (April 20, 2018)

The government department hosted its annual awards dinner. Hermina Garic, Kaitlyn Dombrowski, and Sung Jang were award winners. (April 15, 2018)

Government and Politics Annual Award Dinner

Professor Luke Perry wrote about Justice Stevens’ op-ed regarding the 2nd Amendment for Arc Digital (April 9, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry was a panelist on Ivory Tower for WCNY-PBS (March 30, 2018)

Professor Luke Perry provided insights on Representative Claudia Tenney’s reelection campaign for WRVO public radio. (March 5, 2018)
http://wrvo.org/post/tenney-launches-reelection-bid

Professor Luke Perry provided insights on Reclaim New York for an article by Greg Mason in the Observer Dispatch. (March 5, 2018)
http://www.uticaod.com/news/20180305/reclaim-new-yorks-utica-connection

Professor Luke Perry was an in studio guest of Talk of the Town on 100.7 FM in Utica. (March 5, 2018)
http://wutqfm.com/luke-perry-discusses-congressional-campaign-politics/

Professor Luke Perry gave a TedX talk at Utica College on misinformation in electoral politics. (March 1, 2018)

Professor Perry at TEDx talk, Utica College

Professor Luke Perry analyzed the NY-22 campaign with Keeler in the Morning on WIBX 950 AM. (February 26, 2018)
http://wibx950.com/keeler-show-notes-for-monday-february-26th-2018/

Professor Luke Perry wrote about varying perceptions of guns in the Observer Dispatch. (February 24, 2018)
http://www.uticaod.com/opinion/20180224/commentary-disagreement-over-guns-making-us-safer-or-less-safe

Professor Luke Perry provided insights on opposition to a new hospital in Utica for WRVO public radio. (February 21, 2018)
http://wrvo.org/post/reclaim-ny-active-downtown-utica-hospital-debate

Professor Luke Perry provided insights on New York early voting proposals for an article by Greg Mason in the Observer Dispatch. (February 20, 2018)
http://www.uticaod.com/news/20180220/early-voting-proposal-gains-traction-in-new-york

Government students and faculty met with Senator Chuck Schumer at Utica College. (February 20, 2018)
Senator Schumer meets with UC students

Government student Sung Jang won the Diplomatic Commendation Award for delegates that best exemplify the Harvard Model United Nation’s principles of diplomacy, collaboration, and international friendship. (February 18, 2018)


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Departmental Events


Womyn’s Resource Center Bruncheon
Keynote speaker Ky Dickens previewed her film Zero Weeks on paid family leave.
https://www.ucpublicaffairs.com/home/2018/2/25/acclaimed-documentarian-ky-dickens-to-preview-new-paid-family-leave-documentary-at-utica-college

Pizza and Politics
Juan Thomas, Professor of Spanish, discussed Hispanics in Utica. (February 28, 2018)

Annual Model UN Competition
Professor Jun Kwon led the Model United Nations Club in competition at Harvard University. (February 18, 2018)

Pizza and Politics
Rafal Kus, Professor of Journalism at Jagiellonian University, discussed contemporary politics in Poland. (February 14, 2018)

Pizza and Politics
Clemmie Harris, Assistant Professor of History, discussed the history of race perception and U.S. criminal justice. (January 31, 2018)

November 8 - 11, 2017

Sherman Society Annual Trip


Six students went on an educational field trip to Philadelphia for the 2017 Northeastern Political Science Conference and visited museums and historical sites.
Sherman Society trip, Nov. 2017Sherman Society trip, Nov. 2017

November 15, 2017

Pizza and Politics


Nathan Richmond, Professor of Government, discussed the anniversary of the Russian Revolution

November 3, 2017

Pi Sigma Alpha, Political Science Honor's Society, Inauguration Dinner


Fort Schuyler Club, Utica, NY

November 1, 2017

Pizza and Politics


Christopher Melenovsky, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, discussed the morality of reforming rights.

October 18, 2017

Pizza and Politics


Ellen Foster, Campaign Manager for Anthony Brindisi (Congressional Candidate for NY-22), discussed how to work in campaigns and how campaigns work.

September 27, 2017
Joshua Turner, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy, discussed politics as reality TV in Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.


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