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Four third-year Honours students published in the Journal of East Asian Studies

UBC Political Science is proud to announce that four third-year honours students have published book reviews for the Journal of East Asian Studies (Cambridge) this Spring. The reviews were originally written for Poli 390, an honours seminar class. During the last section of the course, students study recent books and topics. “This is a first. […]

UBC Political Science COVID-19 response

UBC Political Science COVID-19 response

All Political Science courses including all lectures, tutorials, discussion groups and seminars are online only for 2020 Winter Term 1. The delivery format of Winter Term 2 courses will be confirmed at a later time, though we are currently preparing for online delivery. UBC Political Science is also continuing the University’s requirement of remote working […]

UBC Political Science students participate in international learning projects

UBC Political Science students participate in international learning projects

E-classrooms wrap up fall semester UBC Political Science students were among 123 Canadian university students who did experiential learning projects with Cuso International this December. Alongside students from Mount Royal, Centennial College, University of Ottawa, UBC Political Science students supported six projects in Colombia, Myanmar, Laos, Philippines, Cameroon and Jamaica. Pictured here, our student team […]

UBC Migration Research Cluster Awarded 2020-21 Funding

For the third consecutive year, the UBC Migration research excellence cluster has been awarded a grant in the university’s Grants for Catalyzing Research Clusters (GCRC) competition.   UBC Migration is funded to continue its work into the year 2021. Starting this year, UBC Migration is designated as an Established Research Cluster, which brings additional funding, along with recognition […]

Students now get Rich Transcripts!

Students now get Rich Transcripts!

The UBC Political Science department is now providing Major and Honours program graduates with a more robust representation of what they learned and did in their Political Science courses. It’s called a Rich Transcript. Graduates of the majors and honours programs who completed their degree in 2018 or 2019 have now received their personalized document. The […]