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Kellogg Institute Welcomes New Visiting Fellows (more...)

Teaching at WorldTeach in Casablanca, Morocco
Patrick Calderon
(French/political science) ‘15 (more...)

Kellogg Institute's Holly Rivers Honored by College of Arts and Letters (more...)

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Gustavo GutiérrezFather Gutierrez to Receive 2014 Gittler Prize
Faculty Fellow Rev. Gustavo Gutiérrez, OP, will be honored by Brandeis University for the excellence of his scholarly work and its lasting contribution to the world.

Holly RiversRivers Honored by College of Arts and Letters
Kellogg Institute Assistant Director Holly Rivers has received the Arts and Letters Award of Appreciation in recognition of her dedicated and innovative program work with the college's undergraduates.

Scott MainwaringAward-Winning Book Offers New Theory on Democratization in Latin America
A new book by Faculty Fellow Scott Mainwaring and former Visiting Fellow Aníbal Pérez-Liñán has won two major prizes in comparative politics.




Mary Ellen O'ConnellObama’s Illegal War
There are alternative options to unlawful force, writes Faculty Fellow Mary Ellen O’Connell in Politico.

Dianne PinderhughesDiversity in Political Science
Faculty Fellow Dianne Pinderhughes, past president of the American Political Science Association, on efforts to diversify the discipline (Inside Higher Education)

Mary Ellen O'ConnellLegal basis for Iraq troop deployment called into question as days wear on
Faculty Fellow Mary Ellen O'Connell in the Guardian








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