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News

Poll Workers Needed! Campus Compact Launches Effort to Staff Polling Places

August 19, 2020

Poll workers needed for 2020 election.

Financial Assistance for Students

June 15, 2020

Financial Assistance for Students

Pattison Wins Political Science and International Relations Outstanding Paper Award, Student Summer Scholars Grant

June 08, 2020

Pattison Wins Political Science and International Relations Outstanding Paper Award, Student Summer Scholars Grant

Michigan Townships Association Robinson Scholarship available to students seeking a career in local government

May 29, 2020

Michigan Townships Association Robinson Scholarship available to students seeking a career in local government

Congratulations to Graduating Political Science Majors!

April 25, 2020

The Political Science faculty heartily congratulates all of our graduating Political Science majors.

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Events

2020 Election Panel - INT 100/201 APPROVED!

October 22, 2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

In a society of 24-hour news cycles and political pundits, weaving through information becomes an increasingly complex task, especially in the wake of COVID-19 and the advent of our digital lives....

Democracy 101 - Engagement Beyond the Election - INT 100/201 APPROVED!

October 28, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us to hear from the CSLC, CDEC, and Kayla Sosa answer what YOU can do beyond voting, what we can do for our communities, what advocacy looks like to you, how to participate in local elections,...

Tea Time!- Food Insecurity

October 29, 2020 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Tea Time is a new addition to the CSLC's projects. Tea Time is a live feed that occurs biweekly on Thursdays at 7 p.m. During our live feeds, our host and guest will discuss topics in current events...

Make a Difference Month Drop-In Service

October 30, 2020 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Make a Difference Day is a national day of service. GVSU's Community Service Learning Center is proud to have recognized this day of service for over 15 years! We are thrilled to offer Make a Difference...

11/3 Election Day Celebration!

November 3, 2020 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Clocktower: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Give Aways, Why I Vote photo booth, music and fun at the Clocktower 12-1 p.m. - Campus Celebrities and performances at the Clock Tower, ending with a campus-wide...

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Spotlights

Rebekah Bailey

Rebakah Bailey

Ethan Haan

Clerk's Assistant with Oakland Township

Erik Lazdins

Lobbyist for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Jacob Johnston

Jacob Johnston

Greg Robinson

Greg Robinson

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