Facilitating research on critical issues in American democracy and encouraging Notre Dame students' engagement in civic and political life.
The Rooney Center holds weekly workshops where scholars present in-progress research on American politics.
John Kerry & Condoleeza Rice
Rooney Center is co-sponsoring a forum featuring Secretaries of State John Kerry and Condoleezza Rice.
Co-sponsored by the Rooney Center, NDVotes is a nonpartisan campaign to promote voter education, registration, and mobilization.
Rooney Center Director, Christina Wolbrecht, along with Elizabeth Bennion (Indiana University South Bend) coauthored the opinion piece in The South Bend Tribune. Read the article at the following link: "Viewpoint: Honoring Birch Bayh's vision of equal rights and dignity"…
Director of the Rooney Center, Christina Wolbrecht, and chair of the political science department, David Campbell, were recently published in The Monkey Cage. You can read their article at the following link: How Donald Trump helped turn teenage girls into political activists…