IGS Associate Director Ethan Rarick was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article on Gov. Jerry Brown's planned participation in next month's UN climate change summit in Paris.
Ethan Rarick was quoted in Governing's article on Gov. Jerry Brown, one of the magazine's 2015 Public Officials of the Year. Rarick is Associate Director of IGS and the director of the Matsui Center at IGS.
Taeku Lee was cited in the New York Times op-ed, "Why Are Asian-Americans Such Loyal Democrats?" Lee is an IGS affiliated faculty.
Two IGS alums won elected office on Nov. 3: Former IGS researcher Josh Fryday was elected to the Novato City Council, and former Cal in Sac fellow Clayton Koo was elected to the Jefferson Elementary School District School Board.
IGS Director Jack Citrin was quoted in the Daily Cal in an article on professor Lisa García Bedolla's study examining methods of mobilizing underrepresented-minority voters.
A study by Gabriel Lenz was cited in a Salon article on the potential effects of an election-year recession. Gabriel Lenz is a member of the IGS Faculty Advisory Committee.
Irene Bloemraad was a featured guest on KQED Forum on October 21, speaking on Justin Trudeau's election as Canadian prime minister. Bloemraad, chair of the Canadian Studies department, is an IGS affiliated faculty.
Former UC Berkeley Chancellor Robert J. Birgeneau, honored at the IGS Salon with the 2015 Darius and Susan Anderson Distinguished Service Award, was the subject of an article in MIT News.
Jasjeet Sekhon and Josh Kalla's research on political persuasion campaigns was the subject of a major article on berkeley.edu. Sekhon is director of the Center for Causal Inference and Program Evaluation at IGS; Kalla is an IGS graduate student.