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PI ALPHA ALPHA
HONOR SOCIETY
Third Annual Celebration of Public Service in Excellence and Pi Alpha Alpha Induction Ceremony,
May 7, 6:00 p.m.
Reisner Dining Hall,
Tuscarora Room
RSVP to Dr. Amanda Olejarski at amolejarski@ship.edu by April 30, 2015

PI SIGMA ALPHA
NATIONAL RECOGNITION
Congratulations to the Shippensburg University Theta Gamma Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha for winning the 2011/2012 Chapter of the Year Award!  For more, click here.
  

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Contact Information

Political Science Department
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 477-1718

Laurie Stader
Department Administrator

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Welcome to the Political Science Department

What is Political Science? Are you interested in American politics? International affairs? Critical issues such as health, the environment, civil rights? Theories concerning the ideal government and how power and resources are allocated in society? Do you want to study these subjects and pursue a career based on your interest? If so, you should consider studying political science.

Political science students enjoy a versatility of skills and a marvelous range of exciting careers in federal, state and local governments; law; business; international organizations; nonprofit associations and organizations; campaign management and polling; journalism; precollegiate education; electoral politics; research and university and college teaching. The resources on this page will guide you in choosing political science as your vocation.

 

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