Why an internship?
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April 24, 2017
The office of Representative Sue Allor of the 106th District is currently looking to fill internship positions.
March 20, 2017
The Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) is seeking a full-time bilingual intern for its office in Grand Rapids for the summer of 2017.
March 20, 2017
The John H. Logie Fellows Program offers Grand Valley students an exceptional opportunity to experience and contribute to the operations of Grand Rapids city government.
January 18, 2017
The Henry Internship places a GVSU student in the Washington, D.C. offices of one of Michigans U.S. Representatives or Senators during the spring/summer 2017 session.
January 09, 2017
Assist Legislator and staff in general office operations.
The department faculty work closely with Career Services and students on internships and career advising. Students are highly encouraged to pursue an internship. Capstone professors help senior students to prepare for careers and graduate school. For more information, consult our career guide and visit with your faculty advisor.
Political science is a suitable major for many graduate programs:
May 19, 2017
Gabrielle Lewis and Estefany Paniagua-Pardo are the winners of the John T. Batchelder Scholarship.
May 12, 2017
Audrey Tappenden received the Excellence in a Discipline Award.
May 08, 2017
GVSU Political Science alumnus Eri Veliaj delivered the April Commencement address.
April 10, 2017
Jessica Baniukatis's paper, "Saakashvili the State-Builder: Establishing State Capacity and its Consequences for Democratization in Georgia" has been selected as the Outstanding Paper written in 2016.