12th Annual All Politics Is Local Conference - April 25 | Department of Political Science | Kent State University

12th Annual All Politics Is Local Conference - April 25

12th Annual All Politics Is Local Conference


On April 25, 2015, Walsh University will host a conference designed for undergraduate students studying Political Science and/or International Relations.We invite all interested students to present* a paper or a poster in any subfield of the discipline. In addition, we will offer sessions on “What to Expect in Graduate School” and “What to Expect in Law School.” Come join us and:

  • Hear what your peers are thinking on the same issues
  • Meet other politically-minded students
  • Build your resume or graduate school application credentials
  • Receive feedback on research ideas and projects
  • Strengthen your presentation skills and confidence

Lodging will be provided (free of charge) for presenting students who need it. Travel grants are also available.

Registration for a presenter is due by April 10, 2015. Papers are due by April 17, 2015.

Proposals should include a provisional title, an abstract of your paper/poster, your name, and how to contact you – including an email address. You are encouraged to submit your proposal and registration information online at http://www.walsh.edu/all-politics-is-local-conference. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Koop Berry at kberry@walsh.edu.

*A presentation is a brief (10-15 minute) synopsis of your paper, research, and primary findings.