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Do Project Pedagogies Make a Difference?

Do Project Pedagogies Make a Difference? by James Simeone, Illinois Wesleyan University & Greg M. Shaw, Illinois Wesleyan University Community-based action research (CBAR) encourages students to view internships and other civic-engagement opportunities as the first steps in […]

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Does Reacting to the Past Increase Student Engagement? An Empirical Evaluation of the Use of Historical Simulations

Does Reacting to the Past Increase Student Engagement? An Empirical Evaluation of the Use of Historical Simulations in Teaching Political Theory by Matthew C. Weidenfeld, Elon University & Kenneth E. Fernandez, Elon University Within the teaching of […]

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Catalyst or Crown: Does Naturalization Promote the Long-Term Social Integration of Immigrants?

Catalyst or Crown: Does Naturalization Promote the Long-Term Social Integration of Immigrants? by Jens Hainmueller, Stanford University, Dominik Hangartner, London School of Economics and University of Zurich, and Giuseppe Pietrantuono, University of Zurich Successful integration of immigrants is an urgent and […]

Research

National Undergraduate Research Week, April 3-7

April 3-7 is Undergraduate Research Week! National Undergraduate Research Week, which takes place this year from April 3-7, recognizes undergraduate research projects and the importance of providing research opportunities for students. In conjunction with Undergraduate […]

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The Effect of Political Science Education on Political Trust and Interest: Results from a 5-year Panel Study

The Effect of Political Science Education on Political Trust and Interest: Results from a 5-year Panel Study by Ellen Claes, University of Leuven &  Marc Hooghe, University of Leuven Citizenship education has evolved substantially in recent decades, with […]

Career Paths

Career Path Profile: Derek Barker

Political scientists pursue wide-ranging and diverse career paths. This interview series, developed by the APSA Professional Development Program, highlights the many different ways political scientists carry their skills and expertise into the workforce. For more […]