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How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...for governor of Alaska but doesn't assign numbers to the office holders.Scott Buchanan, an associate professor of political science at The Citadel, said as far as he can tell, it's up to each state to decide how it counts its governors...
Pakistan's ruling party struggles in election with two party icons dead

...matter what their social status, they are emotionally committed to the Bhuttos," said Rasul Bakhsh Rais, professor of political science at Lahore University of Management Sciences.__Associated Press writer Zarar Khan in Islamabad contributed...
Fall arts preview

The range of options provided by our arts community is often most evident in the fall, when many arts organizations launch their seasons and the changing weather prompts a shift indoors.
Evening at Egan begins with a lecture on marine fossils

...25 "People and Forests: Using Behavioral Experiments to Reduce Global Deforestation," with Assistant Professor of Political Science Glenn Wright, Egan Library.Nov. 1 "Juneau's Berner's Bay: A Living Laboratory for Studying Environmental...
Tea party attitude toward Obama influenced by race, researchers say

...argue their dislike of the president goes beyond tangible political issues to his race.Alan Abramowitz, a professor of political science at Emory University, said racial resentment among tea party members is expressed through their hostility...
Juneau Democrats cheer Obama's speech

...does not look to be in play at all."It's not even in the realm of consideration," said Jerry McBeath, professor of political science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, several hours before the convention speech Thursday. "Obama will...
Political Science faculty Glenn Wright in Uganda

This past summer, UAS Assistant Professor of Political Science Glenn Wright spent three months in Uganda, preparing the groundwork for a study on forest conservation in developing countries...
Palin hires chief of staff for PAC in national politics, that's the only indication that something might be up," said Ross Baker, a professor of political science at Rutgers University. But he doesn't think it's very significant in trying to divine Palin's plans...
UAS Evening at Egan Presents 'The Sarah Palin Phenomenon'

UAS Professor of Political Science Clive Thomas will be this week's Evening at Egan speaker, and will focus on "The Sarah Palin Phenomenon: An Alaska, National...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

If a Republican is elected, several key resource development proposals may move forward, the experts agree. And if a Democrat wins, the federal reins on the oil and timber industry could become even tighter. Another key variable is the control of Congress.


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