Explore and take classes of interest. Get a head start on the year. Complete prerequisites and upper division requirements for the major. Courses offered during Session A (May 23-July 1), Session D (July 5-August 12) and online during Session C (June 20-August 12)
Professor Taeku Lee is part of a team leading a newly announced, expanded study of the experiences and attitudes of Asian Americans in the most extensive look to date at the nation’s fastest-growing racial group.
Many congratulations to Professor Paul Pierson who was recently inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
PROFESSOR KINCH HOEKSTRA WINS THE GRADUATE ASSEMBLY'S 2016 FACULTY MENTOR AWARD
Professor Kinch Hoekstra has been selected as one of the Graduate Assembly's 2016 Faculty Award winners. Each year, the Graduate Assembly solicits nominations for faculty and teaching staff who have shown outstanding commitment to mentoring graduate students. The award recognizes faculty who exemplify the principles of graduate student mentorship that lead to a successful, happy, and healthy graduate student experience.The recipients will be honored at a public ceremony and reception on April 13, at 4pm, Anna Head Alumnae Hall, located at 2537 Haste Street.
Professor Wendy Brown has been selected as one of the five UC Berkeley faculty recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Teaching Award, the campus’s most prestigious honor for teaching. The award recognizes teaching that incites intellectual curiosity in students, engages them thoroughly in the enterprise of learning, and has a lifelong impact. The recipients will be honored at a public ceremony and reception on April, 21, at 5pm, Sibley Auditorium.
David Broockman and Joshua Kalla’s study, “Durably reducing transphobia: A field experiment on door-to-door canvassing” shows that canvassing conversations can reduce prejudice.
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LECTURES & COLLOQUIA

The Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science sponsors several lecture series, seminars, and colloquia in conjunction with a few of the University’s research centers. 

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