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News & Announcements

Tue, 10 Jun 2014

Bowers, Fredrickson, and Panagopoulos awarded Society for Political Methodology's Miller Prize

Jake Bowers and Mark Fredrickson of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Costas Panagopoulos of Fordham University, are the 2014 winners of the Society for Political Methodology's 2014 Miller Prize for the best article published in Political Analysis for their article "Reasoning about Interference in Randomized Studies." The SPM is the methodology section of the American Political Science Association. More details about the award are available on the SPM's website.

Tue, 10 Jun 2014

Department of Political Science Conference in Salzburg

If you happen to be in Europe this month, drop by Salzburg, Austria, June 10–11, for a University of Illinois conference on international relations theory and the origins of World War I. It's at the famous Schloss Leopoldskron and is open to the public. Email Professor John Vasquez at vasqueja@illinois.edu for more information.

Tue, 10 Jun 2014

Scott Althaus awarded 2014 NCSA Faculty Fellowship for News Observatory project

Professor Scott Althaus has been awarded a 2014 NCSA Faculty Fellowship for his proposal, “Building a Non-Consumptive Global News Observatory for Data Science Research.” This proposal is connected to the Cline Center's wider goal of becoming the leading text-mining center in the social sciences.

Wed, 07 May 2014

Althaus: Casualties get scant attention in wartime news

The dead and wounded get little mention in wartime news coverage, whether it’s World War I or Iraq, says Scott Althaus, a professor of political science and of communication. Read the full story on the University of Illinois News Bureau's website.

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8/28/2014 - 8/31/2014

APSA Annual Meeting

Washington, DC

9/17/2014 | 12:00 pm

Laurel Harbridge

404 David Kinley Hall

10/2/2014 | 12:00 pm

American Politics Speaker Series

404 David Kinley Hall

11/7/2014 | 12:00 pm

Methods Speaker Series

404 David Kinley Hall

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