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Department of Political Science

student Alexis Hilts and assistant professor Matt Bernacki
May 5, 2017
Research

Undergrad Alexis Hilts will present her honors thesis at the American Psychological Association's national conference.


Refugees on a raft
Feb 14, 2017
Campus News

Political scientist Tiffiany Howard explains the causes and potential effects of the thousands of people fleeing Syria’s ongoing civil war.


CNN technician Shawn Flowers watches the debate from the media gallery
Jan 12, 2017
Campus News

UNLV played host to the third and final presidential debate of the 2016 election. Our favorite news stories capturing the preparation, the big day, and beyond.


Scott Hoffman
Jan 9, 2017
People

This UNLV alum roots for the New York Mets, and for every Rebel who needs his help as he leads the UNLV Rebels Support Team.


Jennifer Hurtado
Nov 10, 2016
Campus News

The best summation of the presidential debate experience: "No one treated me like a student. For a couple of hours, I felt like a professional."


Katelyn DiBenedetto holds an arrowhead
Oct 20, 2016
Research

From finances to energy, health care, and more, UNLV graduate student researchers are asking important questions about America’s future.


David Damore
Oct 13, 2016
Campus News

Political science professor David Damore is one of UNLV's go-to sources for context on the state’s hot-button issues.


Homecoming Queen Corrin Sullivan and king Aviv Itzhaki
Sep 30, 2016
People

The one-time UNLV homecoming queen returns to help build UNLV School of Medicine’s curriculum.


2016 Debate flags
Sep 22, 2016
Campus News

Students and the Las Vegas community will gather to watch live streams of the debates leading up to the final contest Oct. 19 at UNLV.


Voting line
Sep 20, 2016
Business & Community

Political science professor David Damore on how just a few Nevada votes can turn an entire election.


Constitution
Sep 9, 2016
Campus News

Boyd School of Law professors discuss presidential powers and UNLV's upcoming Constitution Day event.


students talk in class
Aug 19, 2016
Campus News

As the campus gears up to host the final presidential debate, UNLV professors are making direct connections between their course materials and this year's ground-breaking election season.


U.S. and Nevada Flag
Aug 18, 2016
Business & Community

​Political science professor Dan Lee on the seesaw nature of the Silver State.


Chris Tilman and his son Wyatt
Aug 17, 2016
People

This political science major is a jazz lover and car buff.