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Spring 2022 Jerry Jacks Scholarship Available Now!

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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Spring 2022 Beeks Scholarship Available Now! - $1500

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...

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Volunteer Opportunity with Caraveo for Congress

Jan. 12, 2022

Caraveo for Congress is currently seeking finance and field volunteers to help with the campaign for Colorado's 8th Congressional District. For those considering a career in electoral politics, or who just want to get a taste of campaign work, this is a great place to start! Dr. Yadira Caraveo is...

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Featured Spring 2022 PSCI Courses

Jan. 5, 2022

The Spring '22 semester is almost here, and we are gearing up to welcome CU Denver students back into our e-classrooms (as well as on campus for our in-person classes after January 28th) soon! We've got awesome courses that still have some room left. Classes begin on January 18th, so...

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Governor’s Executive Internship with Jared Polis

Aug. 6, 2021

Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2021 Internships! The Governor’s Executive Internship program works with diverse and talented students and growing professionals to develop their skill sets and expand their understanding of state government, its institutions, and functions. Interested applicants of all backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to learn more about...

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Highlighted PSCI Courses for Fall 2021!

Aug. 2, 2021

There's still room to enroll in these awesome Political Science courses! PSCI 3002 - 001: Politics in the Black Community with Omar Montgomery Thursdays | 5:30-8:20pm | North 1405 This course examines the experience of Black Americans within the American political landscape. Race identity politics in the United States shaped...

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Jobs and Paid Internship Opportunities Available with Civic Nation

July 2, 2021

Fall 2021 remote positions available through Civic Nation. Internships pay $15.20/hour.

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Congratulations to our Spring 2021 Graduates!

May 4, 2021

Congratulations to all of our Spring 2021 graduates! We are so proud of each of you! Undergraduates Raeannon Acosta - Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Masharee Alazemi - Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Mahlet Alem - Bachelor of Arts in Political Science Jaber Ahmad Akuwari - Bachelor of...

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The Interdisciplinary Essay Contest - Submissions Due 5.14.21

April 27, 2021

The CU Denver Interdisciplinary Studies Council invites all students in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences to submit a research paper that draws upon scholarly insights and/or research methods from multiple academic fields. In addition, papers that apply disciplinary knowledge to a topic or issue not traditionally associated with...

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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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