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MA in Global Security Studies Student Colby Connelly Publishes Article in RealClear Defense

MA in Global Security Studies student Colby Connelly published an article in the RealClear Defense, titled Options for the U.S. Middle East Strategic Alliance. From the article: Since the inception of the Carter Doctrine, which firmly delineates American national security interests in the Persian Gulf, the U.S. has developed extensive political, security, and economic ties with read more…

MA in Government Faculty Michael Siegel Publishes Article in Baltimore Sun

MA in Government Program

MA in Government adjunct faculty Michael Siegel had published op-ed in the Baltimore Sun, titled Here’s how to end the shutdown: change negotiating strategies. From the article: When we can orient our approach to negotiation around interests instead of positions, we can increase the creativity of settlements, which is more likely to satisfy the needs read more…

Dr. Jennifer Bachner Publishes Case Study on Survey Experiments

Dr. Jennifer Bachner

Dr. Jennifer Bachner, director of the MS in Government Analytics program, has published a new research methods case study with SAGE, titled Studying Public Opinion Using Survey Experiments. The case study is based on research with Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg that examines how political leaders frame both history and the future to influence the public and advance their read more…

December 2018 Advanced Academics Programs Student Newsletter

Advanced Academics Programs

We wish you all a happy holiday season and hope you enjoy your well-deserved break! View December 2018 AAP Student Newsletter AAP will be closed December 24th and 25th and December 31 and January 1st. Aside from those days, we will be open during the break so feel free to stop in with questions for read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in CBS Story

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, was quoted in the article, Mount Mercy University offers three-year Bachelor degree track. According to an analysis conducted by Paul Weinstein, in May, around 30 colleges across the U.S. had three-year programs. “The take-up rate to these programs is relatively small,” said Weinstein. “That’s because it only read more…

U.S.–Cuba Relations Lectures

US and Cuban Relations Lectures

On December the 17th, 2018, both Government and Environmental Sciences and Policy students enjoyed lectures by Miguel Fraga, First Secretary of the Cuban Embassy, and Jim Bialich from Engage Cuba. Both of these speakers were incredibly informative on cultural, policy, governance and environmental issues surrounding U.S. and Cuba relations.  

Odyssey Spring 2019 Course Catalog Available Now

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See the PDF of our Course Catalog for the Spring 2019 semester. Register now! Spring 2019 Highlights Include: Perspectives: Multi-Speaker Lecture Series (Click here) ◦ New Orleans: The Place to Go and Why! (Click here) ◦ Mini Law School with Mark Croatti – Coordinator (Click here) ◦ Bay of Life – The Chesapeake with Steven read more…

Dr. John Gans’ New Article in Foreign Affairs

John Gans

You may be interested to read the new article in Foreign Affairs — the flagship journal of the foreign affairs establishment — written by our Dr. John Gans. Dr. John Gans, as you may know, teaches “Introduction to Global Security Studies” and also “Politics and Process of American Foreign Policy” for us. His article looks at read more…

JHU Survey: Americans Don’t Know Much About State Government

Dr. Jennifer Bachner, Director of the Government Analytics program, and Dr. Benjamin Ginsberg, Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, conducted a survey to find out what Americans know and think about their state governments. Although states handle critical issues like education, health care and social services, Americans know very read more…

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