Welcome to the Rooney Center!

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The Center sponsors a variety of activities for both faculty and students, including conferences, a weekly research workshop for faculty and graduate students, a speaker series for the entire campus community, research grants for graduate students, roundtables for undergraduates, internships
for undergraduates, and a thesis prize for undergraduates.

 

Here's what's new:

 

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Congratulations to Rooney Center faculty member Matt Hall, has two new articles out: one at the Journal of Law and Courts, the other at American Politics Research.

 

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We celebrated a recent book co-authored by Rooney Center director David Campbell. Dave and his co-authors, Quin Monson and John Green, responded to "critics" Laura Olson and Kraig Beyerlein in this event titled "Authors Meet Critics: Seeking the Promised Land," based on the title of their book. The event took place on February 6. More info here.
 

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Christina Wolbrecht and her co-author Michael Hartney (Rooney Center graduate) have been featured in a Wilson Quarterly piece on thier recent Perspectives article on the politics of education.  The Wilson Quarterly piece can be found here.

 

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American Politics professor Dianne Pinderhughes, along with her co-authors Todd Shaw, Louis DeSipio and Toni-Michelle Travis, recently published Uneven Roads: An Introduction to US Racial and Ethnic Politics on Sage CQ Press.

 

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An episode of Research on Religion (www.researchonreligion.org) features our very own Dave Campbell talking about his new book Seeking the Promised Land. He shares the microphone with co-author Quin Monson of BYU, talking about Mormon political values. More info, or Click to listen.

 

 

 

Upcoming Events:

Friday, March 6
No workshop (Spring Break)

Friday, March 13
No workshop (Spring Break)