Political Science

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September 26, 2016
Lauri Taylor, author of “The Accidental Truth: What My Mother’s Murder Taught Me About Life,” will speak at Casper College on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the Doornbos Student Lounge. The presentation is free and open to the public.
September 13, 2016
First Amendment expert Craig R. Smith, Ph.D., will give the keynote address during the 2016 Constitution Day Seminar at Casper College on Friday, Sept. 16. The daylong come and go event is free and open to the public and will take place in the McMurry Mainstage.
July 26, 2016
Seats are still available for the “Poverty and Stress: Overcoming Challenges in the 21st Century” seminar to be presented at Casper College on Friday, July 29. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and the half-day seminar will start at 9 a.m.

Political science is the study of the formal and informal institutions and processes by which people seek to regulate themselves in civil society.

Students who major in political science often seek careers in the private sector, teaching, government service and administration, and the law.

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Erich Frankland
Department Head

Academic Assistant, School of Social & Behavioral Sciences
Office: LH 166
Interim Dean, School of Social and Behavioral Science
Office: LH 166


Nathan Blank
LH 193

Sam Weaver
LH 191