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This year was the 41st High School Model United Nations competition which means it has been taking place since the early 1970s! The event continues to attract the very best from among the high... >
  JUDI POWELL, our superb Graduate Program Administrator, and the Dean of Graduate Studies (and former Graduate Program Director), Lisa Young, at the Faculty of Graduate Studies Great Administrator... >
Congratulations to the University of Calgary's Model United Nations Team who received 7 awards at the UBC Conference Competition held in Vancouver January 9-11, 2015: three Best Delegate Gavels Best... >
Mark Harding studies impact of Charter of Rights and Freedoms >
Brenda O'Neill speaks in the Department of Political Science at Carleton University on "Unpacking Gender's Role in Political Representation in Canada" part of the Bell Chair in Canadian... >
The University of Calgary will be hosting the next Canadian Political Science Students Association's National Conference on Energy Politics.  Registration for this conference starts on November 3rd... >
This year’s recipient of the Donald N. Byers Memorial Killam Prize for the Best Statement of Program of Studies and Research was Mark Harding, doctoral student in the Department of Political Science... >
Doctoral candidate Lauren Moslow's presentation at the Women in International Security and Development Conference, held in Ottawa in May, was judged to be the second best of the 50 that comprised... >
The first Department of Political Science Annual Best Paper & Thesis awards were presented on September 12. >
 to our graduate students on winning awards for the 2014-15 year: >
Congratulations Drs. Rainer Knopff and Gavin Cameron who each received "GREAT Supervisor Awards" from the Faculty of Graduate Studies for their outstanding supervision and mentorship of graduate... >
Susan Franceschet was awarded an Annual Fellowship for 2014-2015 at the Calgary Institute of the Humanities. During her fellowship, Dr. Franceschet will be working on her research project on "Gender... >
On August 14 Dr. Susan Franceschet spoke on gender quota laws at the seminar "Falta la Otra Mitad," sponsored by the Canadian Embassy in Chile and Corporación Humanas, a Chilean human rights and... >
After careful consideration of the many good nominations, the Awards Committee is very pleased to announce the winners of the Department's 2013-14 essay and thesis competition: >