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Beth Reingold
Friday, October 9, 2015
"This is the face of a 61-year-old woman. I am proud of every year and every wrinkle.”
Ozi Emeziem
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Since, I last wrote, things have changed - mainly, I no longer feel like a foreigner in the capital...
Joel Middleton
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Do campaigns for or against specific initiatives actually sway voters?

IGS in the News

IGS Director Jack Citrin was quoted in the San Jose Mercury News on the recent polls showing support for Hillary Clinton dropping among California Democrats.

October 7, 2015

Randy Barnett blogged about his upcoming Baxter Lecture in The Volokh Conspiracy on the Washington Post website.

September 29, 2015

Former IGS Graduate Fellow Alex Theodoridis is quoted in a Time column by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

September 24, 2015

New in the IGS Library

Europe's Contending Identities

Europe's Contending Identities edited by Andrew C. Gould and Anthony M. Messina (Cambridge), presents candid, in-depth assessments by 13 leading European and North American scholars covering the political processes that shape European identity formation. IGS Director Jack Citrin contributes a chapter entitled "E Pluribus Europa?" with Matthew Wright, Assistant Professor at the Department of Government School of Public Affairs, at the American University in Washington D.C.

Rep. Doris Matsui on supporting IGS

Rep. Doris Matsui is a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California's 6th district, and a champion of the Robert T. Matsui Center at IGS. Named for her late husband, the Matsui Center promotes political participation by young people, and endows several student fellowships in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. Learn how you can make a gift to support IGS and the Matsui Center.

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