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Posted on October 26, 2020
Congratulations, Dr. Gloria Cox! University Distinguished Teaching Professor Recipient
Posted on October 10, 2020
Early Voting Starts this Upcoming Tuesday!
Posted on September 24, 2020
Congratulations, Dr. John Ishiyama! Our 2020 President-Elect of APSA.
Posted on September 22, 2020
Our Friend and Retired Colleague Dr. Milan Reban has passed away.
Posted on August 26, 2020
Today is the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment!
Posted on August 25, 2020
Updated Spring 2020 Registration Dates
Posted on June 23, 2020
PROTESTS AND POLITICS: UNT Political scientists share their insights on the crises in America today
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