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Laiza Garcia
Friday, September 19, 2014
Laiza Garcia, a member of the IGS National Advisory Council, has been named to the Calnewsroom.com...
Friday, September 19, 2014
The IGS community gathered in the library on September 17 to welcome new grad students and...
Rick Perlstein reading at IGS Library
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Rick Perlstein brought Ronald Reagan back to life in an animated discussion of his new book, The...

IGS in the News

Karen Skelton's op-ed on the NFL's handling of domestic violence issues was published in the Sacramento Bee.

September 19, 2014

An op-ed by former IGS grad student Josh Green was published in the Sept. 14 San Francisco Chronicle

September 15, 2014

Recent research by IGS grad student David Broockman exploring how constituents react when legislators take positions they oppose is the subject of articles in the New York TimesVox.com and the Daily Cal

September 12, 2014

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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