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August 12, 2022

The Mershon Center is proud to announce the co-sponsorship of a graduate series with the Center for Historical Research on the topic of "Crisis, Uncertainty, and History: Trajectories and…

August 11, 2022

The Mershon Center for International Security Studies mourns the passing of longstanding research associate Richard F. Hamilton (January 18, 1930-June 15, 2022). A sociologist of mass politics,…

June 29, 2022

We are excited to welcome Christopher McKnight Nichols to the Mershon team as the Wayne Woodrow Hayes Chair of National Security Studies. Nichols joins us from Oregon State University, where,…

June 29, 2022

Mershon’s Comparative National Elections Project (CNEP) has been awarded the 2022 Lijphart/Przeworski/Verba best dataset prize from the American Political Science Association’s Comparative…

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