From Clinton to Carson - Perspectives on the 2016 Elections
December 03 4:00pm
Perspectives on the 2016 Elections
Discussion led by SPEA's Les Lenkowsky with Marjorie Hershey, IU political scientist; Paul Helmke, SPEA professor and former Republican mayor of Fort Wayne; John Zody, Indiana Democratic Party chair.
Rainer Lohmann, Environmental Science Seminar
December 03 4:00pm
Professor of Oceanography
University of Rhode Island
People, plastics and pollutants: Passive sampling of POPs in the Great Lakes (and beyond)
Abstract: Polyethylene passive samplers were simultaneously deployed in surface water and near surface atmosphere to assess sources, spatial trends and air-water exchange of organic pollutants more »
A World AIDS Day 2015 Discusion
December 03 7:00pm
Resilence: The Fight to End HIV/AIDS
Featuring a talk by Jessica Adams from Postiive Link followed by a panel featuring representatives from SPEA, Southern Indiana Physicians, Planned Parenthood, and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer.
Sponsored by: Nonporfit Management Association and IU Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Group
Honors Theses Presentations
December 04 10:30am
Please plan to join the candidates and their faculty directors for their theses presentations.
Douglas Almond, PAPF Speaker
December 04 12:00pm
Associate Professor of Economics
Columbia University more »
December 08 4:00pm
Get help getting money for your SPEA education and find out how to polish your scholarship applications.
Department of Political Science
University of Pittsburgh
Governing in the Shadows: Alternative Forms of Governance
Abstract: The literature on governance through networks and other social actors led Fritz Scharpf to argue that the delegation to these actors was all conducted in a “shadow of hierarchy”. more »
8 a.m.: Assembly Hall doors open.
8 a.m.: Candidates begin lining up in the adjoining Gladstein Fieldhouse.
9 a.m.: Procession of graduates into Assembly Hall begins.
10 a.m.: Ceremony begins.
11:30 a.m. (approximately): Ceremony concludes.
1 p.m.: Return rented academic apparel to Gladstein Fieldhouse.
SPEA Graduate Center Groundbreaking
January 26 1:00pm
Save the date and please check back for more details on time (early afternoon) and place.
SPEA Ph.D. Students Conference (ASPS)
February 19 8:00am
Save the date please will post more information later.
Each year, the Association of SPEA PhD Students organizes a conference for students to share their academic research with other students and faculty in a supportive, professional environment. This is an opportunity for students to develop their own research and to receive constructive fe more »
Final Application Deadline Summer 2016
February 26 12:00am
Visit speaabroad.indiana.edu and select your program to apply for your program of choice!
Jay Howard, Teaching and Learning Guest Speaker
February 26 11:30am
Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Professor of Sociology
Why Won’t They Talk? Using Discussion to Facilitate Learning
11:30-Noon Lunch served
2:00-3:00 SPEA Faculty Workshop
Faculty often wish to engage students in class discussion, but more »
Application Deadline for Fall 2016 Exchange
March 01 12:00am
Become integrated into life abroad at an international partner university through one of our overseas semester exchange programs. Exchanges are available for SPEA undergraduate and graduate students during the fall and spring semesters—yearlong exchanges are also available. You’ll take classes alongside local students from local facu more »