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Location:
105
Cost:
Free
Contact:
politicalscience@txstate.edu
Campus Sponsor:
Discourse in Democracy, Department of Political Science
Are you majoring in political science or public administration?

Come join us! Meet your professors and ask them your questions, while also enjoying free pizza and t-shirts.
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Location:
Via Zoom
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Dr. Nandhini Rangarajan, nr11@txstate.edu
Campus Sponsor:
Department of Political Science

Due to the winter storm, the February 23rd date has been rescheduled for September 14th.

On September 14th, 2021, the Master of Public Administration program in partnership with Elgl.org will host an Engaging Local Government Leaders workshop. This free online event will allow students interested in careers in or related to government, to learn from and network with public administrators.

An accomplished set of speakers will talk about their career trajectories towards leadership positions in an initial quickfire presentation part and then meet with student attendees in small groups to offer personalized suggestions and ideas for careers in government.

 

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Location:
Alkek Library; Alkek Teaching Theater
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Department of Political Science, politicalscience@txstate.edu
Campus Sponsor:
Discourse in Democracy, Department of Political Science, Jack C. Miller Center for Teaching America's Founding Principles and History
Constitution Day hosts
Dr. William B. Allen
"The Constitution as Critical History"


Dr. William B. Allen is Emeritus Dean of James Madison College and Emeritus Professor of Political Science at Michigan State University. He is a Veritas Fund Senior Professor in the Matthew J. Ryan Center for the Study of Free Institutions and the Public Good at Villanova University. He earned his Ph.D. in Government from the Claremont Graduate University.

Allen is a former member and chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and has been a Kellogg National Fellow, Fulbright Fellow and a member of the National Council on the Humanities. He has published several books, including George Washington: America’s First Progressive and Rethinking Uncle Tom: The Political Philosophy of H. B. Stowe. He also edited such collections as George Washington: A Collection and The Essential Antifederalist and has published numerous scholarly articles on political philosophy and American political thought.

Sponsored by the Department of Political Science and the Jack C. Miller Center for Teaching America’s
Founding Principles and History.


If you require accommodations due to a disability in order to participate, please contact 512.245.2143 at least 72 hours in advance of the event. Texas State is a tobacco-free campus.
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Location:
Alkek Library Teaching Theater; Teaching Theater (Room 250)
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Dr. Jennifer Lamm
Department of Political Science
jel127@txstate.edu
Campus Sponsor:
Department of Political Science
Official Common Experience Event
 
Terri Givens on Radical Empathy
Dr. Terri Givens is the CEO and Founder of the Center for Higher Education Leadership. She has more than 30 years of success in higher education, politics, international affairs, and non-profits. Dr. Givens has held leadership positions as Vice Provost at University of Texas at Austin and Provost of Menlo College (first African American and woman), as well as professorships at University of Texas at Austin and University of Washington. She was the founding director at the Center for European Studies at the University of Texas and led the university’s efforts in Mexico and Latin America as Vice Provost for International Activities. At Menlo College she led faculty and staff in developing programs for first-generation students, updating curriculum and infrastructure for evidence-based assessment.
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