Political Science - News and Events
Heather Cowherd wins two awards
- Author: Sol Kiasatpour
- Author: Thursday, March 18th, 2010
MPA student Heather Cowherd has been selected to serve as a member of
the 2010 Kentucky Derby Festival Royal Court. Heather will represent
the city of Louisville and the Commonwealth as one of five Princesses
selected. As an ambassador she's responsible for attending numerous
events prior to and during the Kentucky Derby Festival. She has also
received a scholarship as part of her selection.
Heather has also received a Congressional Award for excellence in
Volunteer Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and
Expedition/Exploration. The bronze medal will be awarded by a member of
Congress at a future date.
The Political Science Department would like to congratulate Heather for
her prestigious achievements and for continually serving the University
42nd Annual National Council for Black Studies Conference
Mar 19th, 2018
Alexus Richardson attended the 42nd annual National Council for Black Studies Conference with Dr. Saundra Ardrey from March 14-17, 2018
Dr. Victoria Gordon Featured in University of Illinois Newsletter
Mar 6th, 2018
MPA Professor, Dr. Victoria Gordon was featured in the University of Illinois Newsletter.
Students compete in the 2018 NASPAA -Batten Simulation Competition
Mar 6th, 2018
Gaines Brown, Sebastian Stanley, and Hannah Benward traveled to Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA on February 23-24, 2017 to compete in the 2018 NASPAA -Batten Simulation Competition
Dr. Timothy Rich receives the University Research/Creativity Award
Apr 13th, 2016
Rich received the University Research/Creativity Award at the 2016 Presentation of Faculty Awards for his scholarly contributions to East Asian politics.
Barrett Greenwell presented at the Pi Sigma Alpha Research Conference
Apr 5th, 2016
Political Science Student, Barrett Greenwell, presented his thesis research at the Pi Sigma Alpha Conference.
Political Science Student Alexandria Knipp Awarded U.S. Foreign Service Internship
Nov 18th, 2015
Alexandria Knipp, a WKU student from Olive Hill, has been awarded a prestigious U.S. Foreign Service Internship from the U.S. Department of State.