Political Science

Photo of YES! Magazine Editions lying side by side. Two Kent State Honors College students were recently recognized in YES! Magazine’s Fall 2019 National Student Writing Competition. Madison Greene, a junior majoring in communications studies, was recognized as the contest’s University Winner for her essay, “Carrying the Torch.” The essay written by Jenna Robinson, a junior honors student...

Photo of YES! Magazine Editions lying side by side. The Peace, War and Social Conflict Section of the American Sociological Association (ASA) presented Patrick G. Coy, Ph.D., professor and director of new the School of Peace and Conflict Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University, with a career award: the Robin M. Williams, Jr. Award for Distinguished Contributions to...

Pan-African Studies host Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference The Department of Pan-African Studies at Kent State University is pleased to announce its third biennial Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference that will take place at Kent State University, on April 8, 2016. This year’s conference is themed “Cultures, Identities, and Racial Violence in the Pan-African World” and aims to explore new...

Pan-African Studies host Africa and the Global Atlantic World Conference The Economic Policy Institute presented the final results of its study on the e-governance on the biggest Bulgarian municipalities at a press conference which was held on March 24, 2015 at the Press Center of the National Palace of Culture. The event was part of the project “Your municipality is waiting for you online” implemented by the...

College of Arts & Sciences

Scholar of the Month Christopher P. Banks Associate Professor of Political Science College of Arts and Sciences 2006-present Christopher Banks' scholarship focuses on law, justice and the courts. He is a frequent guest on local and national news programs following Supreme Court decisions. His most recent book is titled The U.S. Supreme Court and...