Department of Political Science

Stay informed on the 2020 elections

As the host to the upcoming vice presidential debate, the U has been hard at work finding ways to incorporate the debate into fall programming.

How’s the transit weather?

Could a forecast of snow change how you get to campus?

U researchers craft statewide plan to address homelessness

The plan calls for true coordination in communities to make homelessness rare, brief and nonrecurring.

Impeachment past the politics

With all the talk about impeachment, do we actually know what is going on? U political science professor James Curry has some answers for us.


A new endowed chair at the U will honor the late Sen. Robert F. Bennett and his exemplary commitment to public service.


Political science associate professor Jim Curry explains how this campus event will help people ‘make sense’ of a few issues and spark deeper engagement in the political process—now and perhaps in the future.