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Events of interest that are not organized by the Department of Political Science.

Past Events

2020

Title Date Time Location
Political Equality Without Social Equality? Social Distortion of Low Voter Turnout in the European Elections 2019 Across Nine European Capitals
Prof. Michael Kaeding, University of Duisburg-Essen
Feb 11 2:00pm to 3:30pm The Olson Room, Gowen Hall 1A
WISIR Event: Mountaintop Removal: MLK, Trump, and the Racial Mountain
Professor Melanye Price, Prairie View A&M University
Jan 30 5:30pm to 7:00pm Gowen Hall 301
Hong Kong Protests: Plateaus and Prospects
Professor David Bachman, Kai Ping (Brian) Leung, Anna Cheung, Clovis Wong
Jan 18 2:00pm to 4:00pm Kane Hall 110, UW Seattle

2019

Title Date Time Location
WISIR Talk: Redistributing Narrative Capital: Lynching, Rape, and Stories of Black Peoplehood
Shatema Threadcraft, Dartmouth College
Dec 13 1:00pm to 2:30pm Gowen Hall 1A, The Olson Room
Committee on China-U.S. Dialogue:Insurmountable? China's Industrial Policy in U.S.-China Economic Dispute
Prof. Barry Naughton, University of California, San Diego
Nov 8 2:30pm to 4:30pm Odegaard Library (OUGL) 220 (UW Seattle)
CSSS Presents:Spherical Factor Analysis for Binary Data: A Look at the Conservative Revolt in the US House of Representatives 
Abel Rodriguez, UC Santa Cruz
Nov 6 12:30pm to 1:30pm Savery Hall room 409
Redistricting and the US Census
Peter A. Morrison, Ph.D., President, Morrison & Associates, Inc.
Nov 1 12:30pm to 1:30pm Raitt Hall 121
Labor Studies Workshare Series: Labor Unions and White Racial Politics
Jake Grumbach, Assistant Professor, UW Political Science
Oct 18 12:30pm to 2:00pm Smith Hall, Room 306
ASUW Middle Eastern Student Commission Presents: Why is there insecurity in the Middle East?
Dr. Majid Sharifi, Eastern Washington University
May 28 6:30pm to 8:00pm UW HUB, Room 214, UW Seattle
State Resurgence: End of Reform?
Dr. Nicholas R. Lardy, Anthony M. Solomon Senior Fellow of Peterson Institute for International Economics
Jan 24 5:30pm to 7:30pm William H. Gates Hall, room 138

2018

Title Date Time Location
"The Impasse": Lessons from the Frontlines of Election Crises and Strengthening Democracy in Africa
Halifa Sallah is a member of the National Assembly of The Republic of The Gambia
Mar 1 5:00pm Thomson Hall 101

2016

Title Date Time Location
Black Protest beyond Democratic Sacrifice: BLM and the Memory of the Civil Rights Movement
Prof. Juliet Hooker, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Nov 18 3:00pm to 4:30pm Savery Hall 260
Race and Violence in American Politics
Megan Ming Francis
Oct 12 7:30pm to 9:00pm Kane Hall Room 120
4069 Spokane Ln Seattle, Washington, 98105

2015

Title Date Time Location
Constitutionalism and the Rule of Law in South Africa - Problems and Perils at 21
Justice Edwin Cameron, LLB
Oct 12 7:00pm to 8:00pm Kane 130
CANCELLED: An Injury to All: How One Union's Response to a Stigmatized Population can be a Model for Queer Activism
Anne Balay
May 20 12:00pm to 1:30pm Gowen 1A
Book Talk: "The Socialist Party of America - A Complete History" May 15 1:30pm to 3:00pm University Bookstore
4326 University Way, N.E., Seattle, Washington 98105
Book Talk: "Coal Wars: Unions, Strikes, and Violence in Depression-Era Central Washington" May 4 7:00pm to 8:30pm University Bookstore
4326 University Way, N.E., Seattle, Washington 98105
Worker Memorial Day Apr 29 11:30am to 12:30pm Husky Union Building, Lyceum