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Brian Wampler Organizes Conference

Brian Wampler helped organize an international conference on participation and public policy in Brazil. In addition to organizing the conference, he presented at the conference’s opening roundtable and gave the closing remarks.   (Read More) Brian Wampler Organizes Conference

Brian Wampler Publishes New Book

Brian Wampler, professor of political science at Boise State University, has published a new book titled ACTIVATING DEMOCRACY IN BRAZIL: Popular Participation, Social Justice, and Interlocking Institutions. In 1988, Brazil’s Constitution marked the formal establishment of a new democratic regime. … (Read More) Brian Wampler Publishes New Book

Justin Vaughn chimes in about Obama’s legacy

Justin Vaughn was quoted in an Associated Press article that ran in several media outlets, including the Detroit News. It was titled “Obama’s presidential legacy begins to take shape.” As Obama begins to talk about post-administration goals, Vaughn notes that … (Read More) Justin Vaughn chimes in about Obama’s legacy

Scott Yenor’s Article Published in The Federalist

In the article titled “In Defense of Planet Fitness”, Scott Yenor argues that a fitness centers’ policy to allow members to use the respective facilities of their self-declared gender identity is just “fine”. In response to a member of Planet … (Read More) Scott Yenor’s Article Published in The Federalist

New School of Public Service

The Vice President, Laura Simic, comments on the changes that will be occurring as the College of Social Sciences and Public Affairs dissolves into the new School of Public Service and College of Arts and Science. The new School of … (Read More) New School of Public Service

Dr. Michael Allen Chats with Boise Weekly

“In anticipation of his Saturday, April 25 public presentation on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, Boise Weekly sat down with Dr. Michael Allen to talk about the terrorist regime known as ISIS” (Boise Weekly). In the interview, Dr. … (Read More) Dr. Michael Allen Chats with Boise Weekly

Justin Vaughn’s Survey Quoted by New York Times

Justin Vaughn, an assistant professor for the Department of Political Science, conducted a survey with the help of Brandon Rottinghaus of University of Houston that was quoted in an article by the New York Times about the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination. … (Read More) Justin Vaughn’s Survey Quoted by New York Times

Greg Raymond Quoted in Serbian Newspaper

Greg Raymond, a political science professor at Boise State University, is a frequent contributor to Danas, a daily newspaper published in Belgrade, Serbia. According to The Update, “He was recently interviewed on the foreign policy implications of the planned visit to … (Read More) Greg Raymond Quoted in Serbian Newspaper

New Dean of Public Service

“Corey Cook, who worked in public policy education at the University of San Francisco, has been named the inaugural dean of Boise State University’s College of Public Service. The college, which will combine several departments including political science, criminal justice … (Read More) New Dean of Public Service

“Controlling the Message”

Justin Vaughn recently edited a book titled “Controlling the Message: New Media in American Political Campaigns” with the help of Victoria Farrar-Myers. This book contains a series of essays featuring research conducted during the 2012 elections. Chapter authors “look at the … (Read More) “Controlling the Message”