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Dr. Daniel Larsen: Plotting for Peace in World War I

Dr. Daniel Larsen: Plotting for Peace in World War I

May 10, 2021

Dr. Daniel Larsen is the author of an upcoming book with Cambridge University Press, Plotting for Peace: American Peacemakers, British Codebreakers, and Britain at War, 1914-1917. In this riveting new account, Daniel Larsen tells the full story for the first time of how Prime Minister H.H. Asquith and his supporters secretly sought to end WWI. This book's findings transform our understanding of British strategy and international diplomacy during the war.

Featured Faculty Talk: Doug Harris

Featured Faculty Talk: Doug Harris

April 29, 2021

This audio file is a recording of a recent Featured Faculty Talk with Doug Harris, a long-time instructor in the MA in Government program. In his upcoming book (co-authored with Amy Fried from the University of Maine) called At War with Government: How Conservatives Weaponized Distrust from Goldwater to Trump (Columbia University Press), Doug Harris addresses the question of rising public distrust in the American government.

M.A. in Government Thesis Spotlight: Walker Wright

M.A. in Government Thesis Spotlight: Walker Wright

March 4, 2021

In this episode, Program Coordinator Collin Paschall speaks with recent M.A. in Government graduate Walker Wright about his experience writing his thesis, focusing on international commerce and relations.

M.A. in Govt Thesis Spotlight: Jessie Opoien

M.A. in Govt Thesis Spotlight: Jessie Opoien

February 14, 2021

In this episode, Program Coordinator Collin Paschall speaks with recent M.A. in Government graduate Jessie Opoien about her experience writing her thesis, focusing on media and politics.

M.A. in Govt Thesis Spotlight: Oliver Cole

M.A. in Govt Thesis Spotlight: Oliver Cole

February 1, 2021

In this episode, Program Coordinator Collin Paschall speaks with recent M.A. in Government graduate Oliver Cole about his experience writing his thesis, focusing on military spending and conflict.

Job searching and the new presidential administration

Job searching and the new presidential administration

December 23, 2020

This episode is a recording of a recent webinar organized by Jerry Burgess of the M.S. in Environmental Sciences and Policy program and featuring Paul Weinstein of the M.A. in Public Management program. Mr. Weinstein shares his insights into navigating a job search in a new presidential administration.

GAB Forum: Dr. Stephen Costello-Lowe

GAB Forum: Dr. Stephen Costello-Lowe

December 11, 2020

This episode is a recording of the Government Analytics Breakfast Forum on December 8, 2020. The Forum brings together professionals to discuss advances in data-driven decision making in the public sector. This GAB Forum featured Dr. Stephen Costello-Lowe, the Chief Technology Officer at the United States Department of Agriculture.

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