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Undergraduate&Graduate Funding Opportunity   Charles H. Koch Award Supporting Internships Related to Foreign Affairs  Grants of $5000 for students in Foreign Affairs  in the College of Arts and Sciences for Summer of 2019   DEADLINE: Friday March 15, 2019 More info https://at.virginia.edu/2N6y1g5
Undergraduate/Graduate/Faculty Funding Opportunity  Quandt Fund for International Research  Grants of $4000  DEADLINE: Friday March 11, 2019 More info at.virginia.edu/2TV1cFu  Photo: UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe
No Harm Done Gender Stereotypes in Primary Elections  Jennifer Lawless  Department of Politics University of Virginia   February 6, 2019 1:00-2:00pm Monroe 120
Seminar in American Politics  Nicholas Winter Associate Professor University of Virginia  Ambivalent Sexism  & Election 2016  Friday, 1/25/2019  http://bit.ly/AmbivalentSexism
Fashionable Folks!  Get your Department of Politics Tee Shirts now!  Available only from  Sharon Marsh 183 Gibson Hall  $20 (cash only pls)
Department of Politics’ Partners  Power, Violence & Inequality Collective Subscribe to our newsletter for updates on events and funding programs     Denise Walsh Co-director and Associate Professor, Department of Politics, Women Gender & Sexuality Nicholas Winter Associate Professor, Department of Politics
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Events

February 20, 2019
  • GDS: Horacio Larreguey
    February 20, 2019

  • QC: Horacio Larreguy—Who Debates, Who Wins? At-Scale Experimental Evidence onDebate Participation in a Liberian Election
    February 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Monroe 120

March 4, 2019
  • LLB: Michael Ross
    March 4, 2019 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
    Gibson 296


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    The faculty and staff of the Department of Politics celebrated Professor Stephen White's distinguished career on Friday, January 26. Speakers…

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    FYRE – First Year Research Experience is a program offered to rising 2nd years. The program aims to increase the number of underrepresented…

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