If you are graduating, please be aware of deadlines for submitting thesis/dissertation paperwork. This table is posted on the Graduate School website at all times and lists future gradaution terms too.
The Dr. Russell W. Smith Memorial Scholarship will now be available to NIU POLS graduate students with a focus on Comparative Politics and Public Administration who are completing research projects on Southeast Asian politics. See eligibility and application requirements. Application deadline is April 1, 2014.
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) in Canada has openings for research fellows. Application deadline is April 30th. See details.
Amanda Murdie, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia will be speaking on March 20th. The title of her presentation is "Under Pressure: The Influence of Social Networks on Human Rights Abuses." See flyer for details.
The College of Law is hosting an event for the American Constitution Society on March 26th from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the Riley Courtroom. The event will be a discussion on indigent defense and the Gideon v. Wainwright holding. They will be hosting speakers from the ACLU of Illinois.
Dr. Un's op-ed "The Cambodian People Have Spoken" appeared in the New York Times on August 9, 2013.
Eileen Setti has written a cover article, "The Future is Now, Creating the Sustainable Nonprofit" for the September issue of Peoria Magazine.
Virak Thun has published an article in the Indo-Pacific Review (IPR) entitled "Cambodian Opposition: Expect the Expected". View article.
Thomas Rhoden has published an article in Democratization entitled "The Liberal in Liberal Democracy". View article.
To help facilitate travel to professional meetings and conferences, the Graduate School invites degree seeking graduate students to submit travel grant proposals for FY 2013/14. View application and eligibility criteria.
The Gradaute School is accepting proposals from students who will travel to conduct research for their thesis or dissertation between May 15, 2014 through September 1, 2014. See program application requirements. The deadline to submit proposals is April 18, 2014.
The GSRA 2014 Conference will be on Saturday, April 19th. Call for papers and posters are due by March 7, 2014. See flyer for details.b. NIU Southeast Asia Student Conference
NIU's SEA Club is hosting a conference: The Art of Not Being Governed on April 5th which will include a keynote address by James Scott, Yale University. A call for papers has been requested. Papers are due March 15th. For additional information, see flyer.
A call for papers is requested for the APISA 8 Annual Conference in Thailand. Deadline for submission is May 15, 2104. See details.
The Indiana Political Science Association is accepting papers for their Annual Meeting on Friday March 28, 2014. See details regarding paper proposals and questions here.
Revista Sul Americana in conjunction with STASIS has announced a call for papers for their special issue covering post-communist Europe. Deadline for submissions is July 31, 2014. See announcement for details.
Are you interested in studying in Peru? Participants will study two semesters of Spanish plus particiapte in a goverment/legal exposure in Lima followed by hands-on volunteer work in community building. See program details.
NIU is offering a one-day workshop on Friday, March 14th for graduate students interested in publishing with an academic press. Register by February 28th for a reduced fee. See details.
The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations is offering a summer Arabic program with a partial scholarship opporunity. There are three summer sessions. See details for further information and application.
Last updated 2:30 p.m. 3.6.14