News from the Department of Political Science

Tune in for Adam Foster's Dissertation Defense this Wednesday, July 28th from 12 PM - 2 PM (HST). This dissertation offers a new theoretical paradigm for understanding the political subjectivity of children in Occidental society.

See you there!

If you want to hear me talk about the state of the world and Savage Ecology with my lovely rooster soundtrack, come checkout the conversation on the Nicky Rew Podcast. @DukePress @uhmpolisci #SavageEcology https://t.co/XDIm24eQEw

Check out Kisha Borja-Quichocho-Calvo’s Dissertation Defense this upcoming Wednesday, June 23rd from 12:30pm - 2:30pm (HST). The dissertation proposes a Fo’na Framework to radically decolonize education in Guahan.

See you there!

Still looking for a class this summer? Our department offers POLS 110: Introduction to Political Science. 7/6/2021 to 8/23/2021

More info about the class here: https://t.co/jjvByOTVQo

Join our PhD student Mahina Tuteur as she talks about how environmental conflict resolution has affected the Kanaka Maoli communities in Hawai'i for "Indigenous Perspectives on Environmental Conflict Resolution" on Friday, June 18.

Register at https://t.co/sURadFENWy

We are pleased to introduce Prof. Sankaran Krishna (@SankaranKrishn) as a keynote speaker for the 2021 Millennium Conference ‘(Re)Writing the International: Interrogating Histories, Imagining Futurities’.

Prof. Krishna joins us from University of Hawaii, Manoa (@uhmanoa).

As the semester comes to an end, we would like to celebrate and thank everyone for making through and surviving the first half of what is a very challenging year for all of us. We wish you all a happy, fulfilling, and restful break!
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2017 Dissertation Ford Fellow Dr. @jamaicaosorio 's "Remembering our Intimacies: Moʻolelo, Aloha ʻĀina, and Ea" is now available for preorder through @UMinnPress: https://t.co/drLtoLn14J

Hear Hawaiian students at @uhmanoa @uhmpolisci debate questions of tourism in Hawai'i today at 12:30pm

#NāKoʻokoʻo2021 #NāKoʻokoʻo #KanakaTwitter https://t.co/MxSDPG2I5a

Laura La @laurala

“We do understand that tourism is the economic driver,” he said. “But we don’t want to be run over by it.”
https://t.co/6g1zYS0HnV

Tune in to Soksamphoas Im's dissertation defense "The Politics of Age: An Examination of the Cambodia National Ageing Policy 2017 - 2030," at 1:00PM on Tuesday, May 18th.

Zoom link: https://t.co/g3iNJ0J21T

There's still time to apply for Summer 2021 Mānoa Political Internships, by Sunday, 5/16 at 11:59 pm! Watch this video to hear from former intern Rio Kwon, who is now an attorney.
View flyer: https://t.co/IKAmTftjoz
@uhmanoa @uhmpolisci @CSS_UHManoa
#UHManoa

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Congratulations to Robert Johnson, our third and final awardee for this year's Outstanding Transfer Award!

Our department annually recognizes outstanding students who transferred from UH system campuses and who are earning their BA in Political Science.

@uhmanoa @uhkapiolani

Congratulations to Kaleo L. Plascensia Garcia, our second awardee for this year's Outstanding Transfer Award!

Our department annually recognizes outstanding students who transferred from UH system campuses and who are earning their BA in Political Science.

Congratulations to Samantha Magbulos, one of this year's Department of Political Science Outstanding Transfer Award winners! 🎉

Our department annually recognizes outstanding students who transferred from UH system campuses and who are earning their BA in Political Science.

Watch the recording of our celebration of Prof. Mike Shapiro's retirement while we talk about his greatness as an academic, a mentor, and a friend for 55 years and counting on our YT Channel!

https://t.co/1yUdmzdhoa

Join us on Zoom this May 7, 2021 at 2:30PM HST for this semester's culminating experience with two of our MA students!

Zoom link: https://t.co/E3GoD6EwmY

See you there!

If people want to come listen to me talk about book related stuff I will be speaking at Durham. So UK time, or late morning East Coast or really early Hawaii. It is open to the public @uhmpolisci @DukePress https://t.co/xMn2Pm8yeX

Michelle, a UH Mānoa POLS and ECON alumna, had both a congressional and judicial internship through Mānoa Political Internships, and is pursuing law school. Current students: apply by 5/16 for Summer 2021 internships!
https://t.co/Hj4IyhtHma
#UHManoa #FacesofManoa #ExploreUHM

Kauwila Mahi leads an exploration of moʻolelo Hawaiʻi in video games, intersecting genealogies, and how game design can be a practice of hoʻopaʻa moʻolelo (fastening our stories) to activate solidarity in social justice movements. He is an @uhmpolisci PhD student! #kanakatwitter

This fall: Hawaiʻi Politics, POLS 301
Online asynchronous, but with regular opportunities for synchronous meetings in small working groups.
Students will engage in debates on pressing issues such as food insecurity, sovereignty, energy transition, tourism, and more.

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