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November 19, 2014 Edition


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I. General Political Science Announcements

a.  Become a Lincoln, Madison or Marshall Fellow 

b.  DC Spring Break Trip

II. General University Announcements

a. International Education Week

III. Student Kudos

IV. Upcoming Lectures and Speakers

V.  Internships

a. The Borgen Project

VI.  Scholarship and Fellowships

a.  Become a Lincoln, Madison or Marshall Fellow 

VII.  Clubs and Organizations

VIII.  Other Announcements

a. Turning Point USA Job Openings

b.  The Public Policy & Leadership Conference - February 10-22, 2015

IX.  Faculty News


I. General Political Science Announcements 

a. Become a Lincoln, Madison or Marshall Fellow. - Deadline Extended to December 1, 2014
These three fellowships will subsidize the production of a high-level research paper and cover the costs for participating in the Political Science March Break D.C. Trip. You are eligible to apply if you are a Political Science major with a 3.2 GPA in the major and cumulatively.  Funding for this undergraduate research initiative is generously provided by the Koch Foundation. To apply click here.
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b. Spend your Spring Break in Washington DC - March 8 - 14, 2015.  Details.
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II. General University Announcements 

a. The Division of International Affairs will be celebrating International Education Week from 11/17-11/21. Details.
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III. Student Kudos!

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IV. Upcoming Lectures and Speakers

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V. Internships

a. The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy. This is a part-time 14-hours per week, unpaid telecommuting internship. The internship is 4-months and responsible for leading public and political outreach in the state and district assigned to. Must be available Monday’s 4:30-6:00 PM PST for The Borgen Project’s national conference call. For more information: http://borgenproject.org/telecommute-internships/
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VI. Scholarship and Fellowships

a. Become a Lincoln, Madison or Marshall Fellow.
These three fellowships will subsidize the production of a high-level research paper and cover the costs for participating in the Political Science March Break D.C. Trip. You are eligible to apply if you are a Political Science major with a 3.2 GPA in the major and cumulatively.  Funding for this undergraduate research initiative is generously provided by the Koch Foundation. To apply click here.
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VII. Clubs and Organizations

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VIII. Other Announcements 

a. Turning Point USA, a nonprofit organization that promotes capitalism and limited government on college campuses is hiring full-time Field Coordinators all across the country. This is a great position for someone who is passionate, enthusiastic, and outgoing wanting to make a difference in the future of our country. For more information on job openings and job descriptions at www.turningpointusa.net/careers. The positions begin in early January.
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b. The Public Policy & Leadership Conference - February 10-22, 2015. Details. The online application is available through the PPLC website. The deadline to apply is November 12, 2014.
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IX. Faculty News

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