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With four central strengths - Canadian Politics, Global Politics, Politics & Business, and Public Policy & Administration  - Political Science at Waterloo offers innovative specializations and career relevant minors that explore Ideas for Changing the World.

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  1. Mar. 13, 2020Innovation and Politics - Annual PSCI Grad Student Conference
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    The Political Science Graduate Student Association is pleased to invite you to their annual student conference. This year’s theme is Innovation and Politics. The conference will feature a keynote address from Dr. Jingjing Huo, Associate Professor at the University of Waterloo.

    Free breakfast and lunch for participants.

    Friday, March 13

  2. Jan. 17, 2020Annual Graduate Student Conference: Call for Abstracts
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    Interested in participating in our Annual Graduate Student Conference! We welcome participants whose research starts with the understanding that social and economic innovations have political implications, and that politics shapes innovation.


  3. Nov. 21, 2019The Populist Challenge and the Domestic Turn in Diplomacy

    Professor Andrew Cooper discusses populism, and the domestic turn in diplomacy, in his latest blog post for the Hague Journal of Diplomacy. You can read the full post here.

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