Political Science Major
News & Events
The Maine Model United Nations Program hosts an annual conference where college and high school students participate in a simulation of United Nations procedures and enables students to practice organization, debate, conflict resolution and negotiation skills. The MeMUNC Conference is fun, challenging, and provides a hands-on experience in the workings of world diplomacy while researching and analyzing current events. If you are interested in getting involved either as an individual or group please contact the Department of History and Political Science at 780-4283.
PSSA Talks About Ferguson
You are all invited to share in conversation about the event in Ferguson, Missouri with the Political Science Student Association. The meeting will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, December 9th at 4:00 pm in 306 Payson Smith. Professor of History Leroy Rowe will be in attendance to share his thoughts and help facilitate conversation. Light refreshments will be served.
Kyle Parker, a senior staff member on the Committee on Foreign Affairs in the U.S. House of Representatives spoke to the USM community on Monday, October 20th. Through his work as a policy adviser on the Helsinki Commission, Mr. Parker has played an influential role in developing landmark sanctions on human rights violators in Russia.