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

Past Events


Title Date Time Location
Global Law & Politics Network Workshop Wednesdays
Sandra Botero (Rosario University)
May 5 8:00am to 9:00am Zoom link
WISIR Talk: Teaching the Movement: Reflections on Protests, Abolition, and Radical Scholarship
Megan Ming Francis, Associate Professor of Political Science, UW Seattle
Apr 30 11:00am to 12:00pm Zoom link: https://washington.zoom.us/j/95505183509
Global Law & Politics Network Workshop Wednesdays
Lucia Tiscornia (CIDE)
Apr 7 8:00am to 9:00am Zoom link
Global Law & Politics Network Workshop Wednesdays
Monika Nalepa (University of Chicago)
Mar 3 8:00am to 9:00am Zoom link
WISIR Talk: (Mis)Informed: What Americans Know About Social Groups and Why it Matters for Politics 
Marisa Abrajano (UCSD)
Feb 26 1:00pm to 2:30pm Zoom link


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


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


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


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


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
CANCELED: 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