Taking the Stage: Gerry Regep

    “I challenge the Class of 2018 to be bold, to be brave— Kaboom!— take risks, show love, be open to new ideas, new perspectives and ways of understanding the world, be thankful, meet new people, travel, dance, sing, stress less, smile more, advocate for something that you believe in, stay inform, read, think, […]

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Member Welcome: Lauri Luosta

By Josh Weiner, Pi Sigma Alpha Intern Frigid though they both may be, Minnesota and Finland are nonetheless worlds apart. Yet for Helsinki native Lauri Luosta, the decision to leave his homeland and head to the United States for college has proven to be fruitful.   Currently a junior at Winona State University, Luosta has […]

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Member Welcome: Laila-Rose Hudson

On April 12, 2018 the Upsilon Mu chapter at the University of Alabama, Birmingham inducted eight new members as part of the department’s honors convocation. Among those recognized was senior Laila-Rose Hudson.   When looking for a major political science stood out for her. “I have been interested in politics for as long as I can remember,” […]

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Catching Up With Carolyn Forestiere, Pi Sigma Alpha’s Faculty Advisor at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Carolyn Forestiere is an associate professor of political science and department chair of the political science department at University of Maryland, Baltimore College. Pi Sigma Alpha was able to speak with her about her experiences in the filed of political science and her involvement with PSA!  What As an undergraduate student, what influenced you to seek out […]

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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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