Stories From 2019

Apr 25, 2019

NC State Student Advocates for Redistricting Reform

Anna Martina, a junior majoring in political science, describes her summer internship for Citizens Redistricting North Carolina and how students work to find a solution to partisan gerrymandering.

Apr 25, 2019

Welcome Irwin Morris to the School of Public and International Affairs

Irwin Morris has been named Executive Director of the School of Public and International Affairs, effective July 1, 2019. He most recently chaired the Department of Government and Politics and served as professor of political science at the University of Maryland at College Park.

Apr 25, 2019

An Early Start with the North Carolina Republican Party

Eryn Godwin, a freshman majoring in political science, talks about getting involved early with the NC Republican Party and how it will lead to opportunities in the future.

Apr 25, 2019

Pi Sigma Alpha 2019 Induction Ceremony

The Political Science Department congratulates the students who were inducted into NC State's Zeta Epsilon Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political science honor society that recognizes outstanding student achievements.

Apr 24, 2019

Legislative Interns Reflect on Their Time in the General Assembly

Students from NC State and local universities reflect on their internships at the North Carolina General Assembly and how it has provided new learning experiences in the field of political science.

Apr 16, 2019

Marijuana legalization – a rare issue where women are more conservative than men

NC State political scientist Steve Greene and colleague Laurel Elder examine the gender gap surrounding support for marijuana legalization.

Apr 2, 2019

Irwin Morris Named to Lead NC State’s School of Public and International Affairs

NC State’s School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) welcomes Irwin Morris as executive director, effective July 1, 2019. Morris comes to NC State from the University of Maryland at College Park, where he has served since 2007, most recently as chair of the Department of Government and Politics.

Mar 18, 2019

Unique Course Teaches About Climate, Campus

NC State students in an applied problem solving course explored climate action on campus.

Mar 15, 2019

MIS Student Becky Cibulskis Receives Peace Award

Master of International Studies student Becky Cibulskis has been named a recipient of Avi Schaefer’s 2019 Seek Peace and Pursue It Award.

Mar 8, 2019

MPA Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2018 MPA Alumni Scholarship Award winners! Thanks to the generosity of the PA Alumni Society scholarship endowment, we were able to offer two scholarships this year to Mr. Levin Jones, and Mr. Adrian Day. These students are […]