Political Science at UWindsor

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Join Us on October 20, 2023 from 10:00am to 11:30am in room 1137 at the Chrysler Hall North Building on campus


The Department of Political Science is looking for senior Political Science students interested in becoming student mentors

Student mentors will enrol in GART-4000/SOSC-4000 Mentorship and Learning and will work as mentors to first-year students in POLS-1000 Introduction to Canadian Government and Politics in the Fall 2023 semester. This is a great opportunity to gain teaching experience to put on your resume, get a senior course credit, and to make important connections with other students in your program.

QUALIFICATIONS: Semester 5-8 (3rd or 4th year) status in a Political Science program (Political Science; International Relations; Law and Politics; French Specialization)

Note: Semester status in Fall 2023.

Major GPA: 77 GPA average or higher

REQUIREMENTS: One-page application letter and Unofficial transcript

DEADLINE: Friday March 31st 4:30 pm

Please submit your application in one document to polsci@uwindsor.ca


The Center For American Studies invites you to participate in the 4th edition of the International Summer School in the Foundations of Democracy: American Law, Politics & Economy!

During Summer School in the Foundations of Democracy: American Law, Politics & Economy you will gain knowledge across fields such as law, politics, economics, international relations, sociology, and philosophy. You will also develop your critical thinking, teamwork, and argumentation skills.

Participants are not required to have advanced knowledge of law, politics or economics in order to participate. The Summer School is intended to be an educational program that popularizes knowledge about democracy and American law, politics & economy among participants from all over the world.

All classes are led by world-class faculty from the best European and American universities (alumni of universities such as Harvard, Oxford, Princeton, Virginia, and George Mason University).

The Summer School takes place live in Rome, Italy, on July 16-30, 2023. Registration with a discount is available only until April 1, 2023!

More information about the registration process: www.cfasofficial.com/en/summerschool

Fall 2023 Exchange Applications 




Upcoming WECAP 

The next student information session for WECAP is January 13th, 2023 at 1pm. Students graduating in Fall22 and Winter23 are eligible. Please contact  Avy Maharaj (she/her) Career Advisor @ amaharaj@uwindsor.ca  in the Windsor Career Development & Experiential Learning Department for further information.

Marie Heinen - LIVE

Marie Heinen will be visiting campus on Tuesday, November 29th @ 12:00pm in the Education Building, Room 1101.

In her new book Nothing But the Truth; a Memoir, Marie Heinen shares her unvarnished view on the ethical and practical implications of being a criminal lawyer, and how the job is misunderstood and even demonized.

This is a rare opportunity to hear from one of Canada’s top litigators. Please be sure to attend.


Join Us for a Fireside Chat with Neil Buhne this Friday November 25 from 12-1pm at the Odette Building in room 108.

flyer for Neil Buhne fireside chat



Congratulations to the following Recipients of the Lead Medallion Award:

Alyssa Haskell - Photo
Jeremiah Bowers - Photo
Michael Critchley - Photo
Alyssa Harris
Nicholas Kinnish
Sana Syed
Sarah Alghizi
Adrianna Isshak - Photo
Oketa Satri
Aleks Draca - Photo