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Posted Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:54:00 -0700The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences would like to congratulate Leonard Garrison (Music) and Carol Padgham-Albrecht (Music), who were promoted to the rank of professor beginning in FY18, Juliet Carlisle (Politics & Philosophy), Lori Celaya (Modern Languages & Cultures), Joseph De Angelis (Sociology & Anthropology), Roger McVey (Music) and Russell Meeuf (Journalism & Mass Media) were all promoted to associate professor with tenure. Kudos to all of you. Read more
Posted Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:19:00 -0800Sandra Reineke has been appointed as the director of the Honors Program, effective Jan.1, 2017. Sandra received a doctorate in political science from Indiana University and brings experience and background in honors through her commitment to offer honors courses and her service on the Honors Program Committee at the University of Idaho.
Posted Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:58:00 -0800Unless one attended the University of Idaho during the late 1960’s or the ‘70s and ‘80s, chances are good they have never heard of Syd Duncombe. Not one to toot his own horn, he was one of the most beloved instructors on campus. Several generations of future Idaho political leadership started to learn the craft in Duncombe’s political science courses.
Posted Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:30:00 -0800Sydney Duncombe was one of the most influential professors at the University of Idaho, shaping a generation of Idaho leaders — including governors, mayors and senators — with his instruction of how Idaho and its government really work. Read more
Posted Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:33:00 -0800College of Law Associate Dean Jeffrey A. Dodge is teaching International and Latin American Human Rights in Heredia, Costa Rica in summer 2017. The three-credit, Political Science 400 level course will look at the Inter-American System of Human Rights, Costa Rican laws, and Latin American struggles with human rights issues. Applications are being accepted now. Contact the International Programs Office to learn more about the opportunity and visit the USAC website for more information.
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