News and Events
Posted 10/16/2018 10:35:00 PM
Markie McBrayer, Ph.D., of U of I’s Department of Politics and Philosophy, will talk about gentrification in urban neighborhoods and the effects this process has on urban elections from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, at McClure 209. Read more
Posted 5/15/2018 6:00:00 PM
Nineteen faculty members at the University of Idaho were awarded funding for FY2019 through the university’s Seed Grant program. Sponsored by the Office of Research and Economic Development, the Seed Grant program helps early career faculty establish a scholarly program. Read more
Posted 4/18/2018 6:23:00 PM
The Department of Politics and Philosophy hosts a panel discussion, "Big Data, Big Effects? Facebook, Cambridge Analytica and the 2016 Presidential Election," at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, in ED 141. The discussion will be moderated by U of I faculty member Brian Ellison. Other panelists include faculty members Florian Justwan, Aman McLeod, Katie Blevins, Michael Overton and Aleta Quinn. Read more
Posted 4/9/2018 8:14:00 PM
Faculty, staff and students are welcome to join the Office of Research and Economic Development for the second engagement of SAS (Short and Sweet) Talks from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, in the IRIC step Auditorium, as well as via livestream statewide. The event will be streamed to U of I Boise Room 162, Coeur d'Alene Room 240B and Idaho Falls, TAB 350. Food, as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, will be available on the Moscow campus. Read more
Posted 3/1/2018 10:25:00 PM
Paulette Jordan, candidate for governor of Idaho and former state representative, will speak at the University of Idaho at 6 p.m. Monday, March 5, in the International Ballroom in the Pitman Center. This event is being hosted by our student chapter of the City Manager Association, which is affiliated with the Department of Politics and Philosophy's MPA program in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. All faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Read more
Broadening The Boundaries
Casey Johnson works to engage regional colleagues and students through the Society for Women in Philosophy.
A Natural Philosopher
Biology had been Aleta Quinn’s primary focus, but she became interested in the philosophical side of the sciences after helping discover a new species.
A Passion for Advocacy
Political science student Nicole Skinner ran for ASUI president to advocate for students.