Study Abroad

Political Science students are strongly encouraged to take advantage of GVSU's many study abroad opportunities.

Click here for our helpful Study Abroad Guide for PLS

Also, check out GVSU's Padnos International Center an incredible resource for students contemplating study abroad.

The GVSU Political Science department has recently developed a GVSU Partnership Student Exchange program with two universities in Perugia, Italy, the sister city of Grand Rapids. Students are expected to have completed the equivalent of four semesters of Italian language to participate. Click here for more information.

 

Spotlights

Ryan Meyer

Advocacy Manager for HealthHIV and Manager for the National Coalition for LGBT Health

Toby Hutchins

Student Wins School Board Seat

Jay Fleming

LEAP student with multiple clerkships at MSU Law

Selma Tucker

Grad Works for City of Grand Rapids

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News

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.

Jones Wins Venderbush Student Leadership Award

April 07, 2020

Cameron Jones is the 2020 recipient of the Venderbush Student Leadership Award.

Bryan Wins PLS Excellence-in-a-Discipline Award

April 07, 2020

Miranda Bryan is the 2020 recipient of the Excellence-in-a-Discipline Award for Political Science

Outstanding Paper Award

February 23, 2020

Outstanding Paper Award Submissions Due by April 10.

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