Stories From 2018

Apr 24, 2018

Updates from NC State Model United Nations

Sophomore political science major, Jacob Trubey, recently revived the NC State Model United Nations club. Since its comeback, the club has traveled to several conferences throughout the South. Continue reading to learn more and get the latest on their travels.

Apr 20, 2018

Job well done, Ridge and Logan!

Senior political science majors, Logan Graham and Ridge Mazingo, presented the results of their Honors Theses earlier this month at the Mid-West Political Science Association annual conference in Chicago, IL.

Apr 20, 2018

Blaike Bibbs on her passion for politics

Junior political science major, Blaike Bibbs, reflects on her accomplishments and love of politics.

Apr 20, 2018

Reflection: Jackie Gonzalez as Student Body President

Jackie Gonzalez, a senior in political science, reflects on her experience as Student Body President.

Apr 20, 2018

North Carolina Leaders for Political Dialogue

Harrison Preddy, a senior in political science graduating in a few short weeks, describes his involvement in North Carolina Leaders for Political Dialogue (LPD). Continue reading to learn more about LPD and ways to get involved.

Apr 20, 2018

The Legislative Internship at the North Carolina General Assembly

Five PS students accepted into the esteemed 2017 Legislative Internship Program reflect on their experiences at the North Carolina General Assembly.

Apr 20, 2018

Honoring 6 Years of Service: Farewell, Director Mahoney!

Departing Director of the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA), Dr. Richard Mahoney, sat down with Senior political science major, Shannon Bullis, to reminisce about his experience as director of SPIA.

Apr 12, 2018

Fulbright Scholar Heidi Hobbs Grows Prague Connections

As a Fulbright Scholar, political science professor Heidi Hobbs works far beyond the boundaries of campus. Learn more about her teaching and leadership abroad.

Apr 2, 2018

Cooper, Legislature Spend Big on Private Lawyers in Fight Over Powers

The power struggle between Dem Gov. Roy Cooper and the Republican legislature over political appointments has both sides hiring unprecedented numbers of lawyers, says NC State political scientist Andy Taylor.

Mar 28, 2018

Trump Census Question About Citizenship Could Impact NC Representation, Federal Funding

Taking an accurate census is critical for federal funding, from roads to health care, as well as for legislative representation, Dick Mahoney explains on WRAL-TV. Mahoney heads NC State's School of Public and International Affairs.