Politics & Government

Major, Minor

Delve into the politics and policies of the United States, as well as the world, including law, the environment, civil rights, socialism, conservatism and other contemporary issues.

Study a challenging, intensive curriculum that reflects a concern with the improvement of local, national and global communities. Participate in local and national internships and/or study abroad. Complete a meaningful senior thesis project and learn with professors who are actively involved at Pacific University and in other arenas. Benefit from the program’s strong ties to Pacific’s Tom McCall Center for Civic Engagement.

Headlines

Professor Jules Boykoff was quoted recently by Scientific American and cowrote a piece for The Nation.

sea level

Dr. Christina Gerhardt will present Atlas of (Remote) Islands and Sea Level Rise at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 13 in Scott Hall, room 217.

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Dr. Jaime Schultz will give the talk at 7 p.m. in the Marsh Hall Taylor Auditorium on the Forest Grove Campus.