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Justin Vaughn Presents in Norway

Justin Vaughn, director of the Center for Idaho History and Politics, editor of The Blue Review and an associate professor of political science, has been a busy man. He recently delivered a pair of presentations in Oslo, Norway that were … (Read More) Justin Vaughn Presents in Norway

Brian Wampler Interviewed for KBOI Story

Professor Brian Wampler was interviewed for a story released by KBOI titled “BSU political professor on US, Mexico relations: ‘It’s an unprecedented turn'” about US, Mexico trade. The story discusses the United States’, and Idaho in particular, reliance on Mexico … (Read More) Brian Wampler Interviewed for KBOI Story

Citizen Participation in Relation to Dengue Fever in Brazil

Boise State political scientists Brian Wampler and Mike Touchton are hoping they can help improve the odds of contracting Dengue fever in Brazil by increasing citizen involvement and awareness. They have been studying the effectiveness of the participatory governance model in … (Read More) Citizen Participation in Relation to Dengue Fever in Brazil

Research and Innovation in Latin America

Professors Mike Touchton and Brian Wampler wrote a paper titled “The evolving relation between the state and Civil Society in Brazil” for Panormas, a forum that spreads the word about research and innovation in Latin America. The website is hosted by University … (Read More) Research and Innovation in Latin America

Wampler and Touchton’s Article on Brazil’s City Budgets Resurfaces

Brian Wampler and Michael Touchton co-wrote a piece for The Washington Post in 2014 about the benefits of democratizing city budgets in Brazil. The article, “Brazil let its citizens make decisions about city budgets. Here’s what happened.”, focuses on the benefits … (Read More) Wampler and Touchton’s Article on Brazil’s City Budgets Resurfaces

Obama Exercises Executive Power

Dr. Scott Yenor, professor for the Department of Political Science, wrote a guest opinion for the Idaho Statesman titled “Guest Opinion: Taming the president?”. In this post Yenor discusses President Obama’s recent executive agreement with Iran which removed many of … (Read More) Obama Exercises Executive Power

Dr. Greg Raymond

Greg Raymond, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of the Political Science Department, recently gave two interviews to the Serbian daily newspaper Danas on U.S. and Russian foreign policies toward the Balkans. (Read More) Dr. Greg Raymond

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

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

Dr. Gregory Raymond

Greg Raymond, Boise State University Distinguished Professor of Political Science, was interviewed on the Ukrainian crisis and Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy by Danas, a major daily newspaper published in Belgrade, Serbia. Original Post. (Read More) Dr. Gregory Raymond