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Reveal the relationships underlying political events and conditions

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Student Spotlight

2021 Political Science Award Recipients

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Peace Science Society

An international society of peace and conflict scholars.

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Castleberry Peace

Cultivating Democracy, Human Rights, and Economic Development.

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Posted on August 3, 2021
"How to Get Published in the Best Political Science and International Relations Journals"- New Book by Marijke Breuning & John Ishiyama!
Posted on July 14, 2021
Congratulations Dr. Gloria Cox for being this year's Fessor Graham Award recipient!
Posted on June 11, 2021
Congratulations PhD Graduates!
Posted on June 11, 2021
War and Women: Channeling Suffering into Positive Change with UNT Political Science PhD alumnus Mehmet Gurses
Posted on May 17, 2021
UNT Moot Court Info Session
Posted on April 23, 2021
Congratulations to all our 2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Department Award & Scholarship Winners!
Posted on April 19, 2021
Congratulations Hillary Shah on being named one of this year's 2021 Truman Scholarship Recipients!
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