Week of June 1, 2015

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Department of Political Science Annual End-of-Year Reception: You and a guest are invited to attend our annual end-of-year reception to celebrate the Department's accomplishments over the past academic year on Friday, June 5th, UW Club-Colleen Room, 4:00-6:00pm. Please RSVP to cquinn83@uw.edu by Monday, June 1st.

FACULTY AND GRADUATE STUDENTS PAPERS, PUBLICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES:

Steve Zech's article, "Off With Their Heads: The Islamic State and Civilian Beheadings," was published in the Journal of Terrorism Research Vol. 6, Issue 2 (May 2015). w/ Zane Kelly  http://ojs.st-andrews.ac.uk/index.php/jtr/article/view/1157/902

OTHER DEPARTMENT TALKS/SEMINARS:

Joint Seminar in Development Economics: Lori Beaman (Assistant Professor, Economics, Northwestern University), "Can Network Theory-based Targeting Increase Technology Adoption?" Monday, June 1, 11-12:30pm in Savery 410.

Korea Studies Colloquia Series: Albert L. Park (Associate Professor, History, Claremont McKenna College), "Reconstructing the Present: Agriculture and Food as Vehicles for Social Critique and Transformation in Contemporary Korea." Monday, June 1, 3:30-5pm in Thomson 317.

Simpson Center: Sonal Khullar (Art History), Michelle Habell-Pallán (Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies), and Sonnet Retman (American Ethnic Studies), "The Politics of Aesthetics: New Works from WIRED." Friday, June 5 from 3-6pm in Communications 202.

Scandinavian Studies: Julie Odegaard (Comparative Politics, University of Bergen), "Making Voting Fun." Friday, June 5, 2:30-3:30pm in Raitt 314.

 

 

Please send bulletin items to Catherine (cquinn83@uw.edu) by Noon on Thursdays.