Program Themes

Current Theme
Fall 2017

Program Professor: John Gilmour
Department: Government
Theme/Course Description: "National Defense Politics and Budgeting" (pdf)

Upcoming Themes
Spring 2018

Program Professor: Heather Macdonald
Department: Geology
Theme/Course Description: "Environmental Action in DC and the World" (pdf)

Fall 2018

Program Professor: William Fisher
Department: Anthropology
Theme/Course Description: "Citizenship, Policy, and the Public" (pdf)

Spring 2019

Program Professor: TBD
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Fall 2019

Program Professor: TBD
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Spring 2020

Program Professor: Elizabeth Mead
Department: Art & Art History
Theme: "Public Art and Public Policy" (pdf)

Fall 2020

Program Professor: Jaime Settle
Department: Government
Theme: "Politics in the Era of Social Media" (pdf)

Spring 2021

Program Professors: Sarah Stafford and Greg Hancock
Department: Public Policy
Theme: "US Environmental Policy" (pdf)

Fall 2021

Program Professor: Jennifer Kahn
Department: Anthropology
Theme: "Museums and Cultural Heritage in the Nation's Capital" (pdf)

Spring 2022

Program Professor: Frederick Corney
Department: History
Theme/Course Description: "Cold War Spies and Other Myths: The Development of Postwar American Culture" (pdf)

Fall 2022
Program Professor: Dan Maliniak
Department: Government
Theme/Course Description: "U.S. Foreign Economic Policy" (pdf)