Voters will have their voices heard during Tuesday's midterm elections. Walter Mebane, professor of political science and statistics, is an expert on election forensics, a field devoted to using statistical methods to determine whether the results of an election accurately reflect the intentions of the electors.
The National Science Foundation has selected University of Michigan researcher Arthur Lupia to serve as the head of its Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences.
Yuen Yuen Ang, associate professor of political science, is among 31 recipients of the Andrew Carnegie Fellowship.
The fellowship carries a $200,000 stipend, making it possible for recipients to devote up to two years to significant research and writing.
Can Republicans and Democrats agree on anything at all? That's one of the questions being explored in a new undergraduate course at LSA.
Writing a blog comparing Socrates to Steve Jobs.
Designing a board game incorporating political theory concepts.
Creating a comic strip featuring a little kid on a playground facing choices every day.