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Dr. James Walsh on Irish Heritage in Colorado

April 6, 2021

While cities like New York, Boston and Chicago are widely recognized for their Irish American communities, Colorado can trace its Irish connection back to the late 1800s and a mining boom in the state. “The first Irish communities in the state were in the Central City area," said Political Science...

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PSCI 4126 - Introduction to International Political Economy

March 30, 2021

Looking for a Fall 2021 online course? Designed for students in the fields of political science, economics and international relations, this upper-division course introduces students to the major contours of the global political economy. The field of International Political Economy (IPE) in general is situated at the intersection of “wealth”...

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The Jerry Jacks Political Science Scholarship Available Now!

March 1, 2021

The CU Denver Political Science Department is pleased to announce the availability of student scholarships available to undergraduate majors in Political Science at CU Denver. Eligible students must be single parents. Preferred applicants will also be students who have demonstrated exceptional service or leadership in engaging the challenges facing traditionally...

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The Beeks Scholarship Available Now!

March 1, 2021

The CU Denver Political Science Department is pleased to announce the availability of a student scholarship available to majors and graduate students in Political Science at CU Denver who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to the study of women’s issues. Such issues may include, but are not limited to: gender and...

Student Activisms and Activisions in the Age of COVID - A Virtual Conference and Scholarship Opportunity

Jan. 28, 2021

Be a part of a virtual interdisciplinary conference organized to share ideas about activisms in the COVID era—AND win a $250 scholarship! WHAT: Seven-minute lightning talks. WHEN : March 25, 3:30-5pm, ZOOM WHY : Inspire the CU Community and more. CLAS Interdisciplinary faculty and CU Denver want to hear from...

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When Is the Presidential Inauguration and How Can I Watch?

Jan. 19, 2021

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in on Wednesday, Jan. 20 in Washington, D.C. Biden is expected to be sworn in around 10 a.m. Mountain time. How to Watch All major broadcast and cable networks will air inauguration day events live. The events will also...

Highlighted Online Undergraduate Courses for Spring 2021

Jan. 6, 2021

There's still time to register for these awesome Spring 2021 Online Courses. We want to let our students know that we are here for you all and that we have been listening to your requests for additional online courses. We hear you and revised some of our formerly hybrid courses...

Paid Graduate Assistantship - Lynx Summer Academy (summer bridge program)

Jan. 4, 2021

Graduate Assistant: Lynx Summer Academy (summer bridge program) Division Information The LSA Graduate Assistant will be housed under the Student Transitions and Family Engagement (STFE) division at CU Denver, which houses the following departments: Center for Undergraduate Exploration and Advising (CUE&A), New Student Orientation (NSO), First-Year Experiences (FYE), Peer Advocate...

See You in the Classroom: Bridging Black & Indigenous Creatives of Color with the Denver/Metro Area

Dec. 17, 2020

Are You a BIPOC Student-artist? The CU Denver Women & Gender Center is developing a series, See You in the Classroom: Bridging Black & Indigenous Creatives of Color with the Denver/Metro Area. The project aims to unite BIPOC student artists and establish relationships with practicing artists in the Denver community...

Spring 2021 Political Science Courses

Dec. 9, 2020

PSCI Course, Section, Name Faculty Time start Time Finish Day/s Format PSCI 1001 : E01 - Intro Poli Sci Freedom-Justice Bishop 12:00 AM 12:00 AM Online PSCI 1001 : H01 - Intro Poli Sci Freedom-Justice Walsh 9:30 AM 10:45 AM MW Hybrid Online/Classroom PSCI 1101 : E01 - American Political...