Seeing the Forest for the Trees: Presidential Election Forecasts and the Fundamentals

By James Campbell University at Buffalo, SUNY Modern presidential election campaigns generate a massive amount of news. This has never been more true than for this year’s campaign, an especially intense open-seat election campaign conducted with the parties near parity, with both an electorate and party system highly polarized, and with a pair of highly […]

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Meet Megan Winters

By the time she graduated from Duquesne University in 2014, Megan Winters had amassed significant experience in the realm of politics. This included her internships with the Democratic Committee of Allegheny County and the American Civil Liberties Union chapter of Greater Pittsburgh. Along the way, she also made her way to Washington for Pi Sigma […]

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Chassity Martin’s Early Start in the Political Science Field by Running For Local Office

Undergraduate students typically spend their time focusing on their academics and getting involved with extracurricular activities that further spark their interests. Chassity Martin spent her time running for (and succeeding in becoming) one of three seats on the city commission in her hometown of Collinwood, Tennessee.   This Pi Sigma Alpha member knew since the […]

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Sienna Wdowik and Her Efforts Toward Counterterrorism

University of Notre Dame graduate Sienna Wdowik (Class of 2017) embodies what it truly means to stick your mind towards doing something you love. In her early years as a undergraduate political science student, Sienna found her passion and vehemently strived, and continues to strive, to serve her country by conducting counterterrorism work.       […]

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National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) 2015

This year, the National Conference on Undergraduate Research will be held at Eastern Washington University from April 16-18, 2015. Last year's conference at the University of Kentucky was the largest in the event's history, with more than 4000 registrants. The conference program includes students presenting their research in a multitude of formats including: oral, poster, […]

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