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Cal Poly California Bill Class

Cal Poly California Bill Class

A Political Science class that is also an opportunity to pass legislation in California.

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Our department is bursting with stories about award-winning faculty and student leaders involved in important work.

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Resiliency Project

Resiliency Project

The Resiliency Project seeks to learn how people experience setbacks, opposition, and oppression while retaining mental and physical well-being.

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Nicole Angelini

Cal Poly Master in Public Policy

Learn how the Political Science Department's Master in Public Policy program can broaden your mind and develop your career.

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Model UN

Students in POLS 285 participating in the Model UN!

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POLS Faculty in the News

POLS Faculty continue to be active in shaping the public dialogue in the field.

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Mock Trial

Mock Trial is the epitome of Learn by Doing. Find out more about this unmatched experience!

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Paideia

The goal is to create a political science journal to showcase student work, connect alumni with current students, create opportunities for students to enter the professional world!

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Welcome to the Cal Poly Political Science Department

In our undergraduate and graduate programs, students study government, politics, and policy, develop and refine their communication and analytical skills, and become informed, active citizens in a diverse global context.

We boast university and college award winners in teaching, research, and community service. Students will learn from an outstanding faculty who employ a variety of teaching methods, instructional approaches, and interdisciplinary orientations.


Cal Poly is in tiłhini, the Place of the Full Moon. We gratefully acknowledge, respect, and thank yak tityu tityu yak tiłhini, Northern Chumash Tribe of San Luis Obispo County and Region in whose homelands we are guests.  

 

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#BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

Thursday, February 21

6:00pm 

Miossi Hall (PAC)

Dr. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor is a widely-sought public speaker and writer, specializing in the subjects of Black politics, social movements and racial inequality in the United States. In her most recent book, “From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation,” she surveys the historical and contemporary ravages of racism and the persistence of structural inequality. A book signing will follow Taylor’s talk. This event is free and open to the public. For more information on this event, please visit the CLA Speaks page. 

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Awards

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Our department's 2017-18 award-winners presented by The College of Liberal Arts.

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