Photo Descriptions

John Whiting '12, a Political Science major who spent the spring semester of his junior year working on Capitol Hill, on the football field.

International flags in Wilson Commons.

The United States Capitol.

Katie Flaschner '14, who is planning a double major in Political Science and Brain and Cognitive Sciences, playing field hockey.

Sunset on Dandelion Square.

Professor Gerald Gamm, at the 2010 Riker Prize ceremony.

Diwali dinner at the University of Rochester.

Professor David Primo in his office.

Pamm Ferguson and Tony Lenzo, at work in the department office.

At the 2010 Riker Prize Lecture: (from left to right) Lawrence Rothenberg, Richard F. Fenno, Jr., Donna J. Smith, William T. Bluhm, and Mark Fey.

Students taking notes in "Introduction to Comparative Politics," with Professor G. Bingham Powell, Jr.

Civil War soldiers at rest after drill, Petersburg, Virginia, 1864. (National Archives)

Professor Bethany Lacina in her office.

Fall color in the Eastman Quad, framing Rush Rhees Library.

Ruins in front of the Capitol, Richmond, Virginia, 1865. (National Archives)

Fall color in the Eastman Quad, with the Genesee River and the Nineteenth Ward in the distance.

Undergraduates in "Game Theory," with Professor Tasos Kalandrakis.

Chalkboard from "Comparative Political Parties," with Professor Bonnie Meguid.

Talking on the steps, with Wilson Commons in the background.

American troops of the 28th Infantry Division march down the Champs Elysees, Paris, 29 August 1944. (National Archives)

Miguel Rueda, PhD student, in his office.

Studying on the balcony of Rush Rhees Library.

Professor Gerald Gamm, advising undergraduates in his office.

Detail of Rush Rhees Library at the University of Rochester.

Water balloon fight on Wilson Quad.

Professor Tasos Kalandrakis, teaching "Game Theory."

Alex Parker '12, a Political Science major from Florida, on the baseball field.

Professor Randall Stone, in his graduate class "International Politics Field Seminar."

Spring on the Eastman Quad, with Rush Rhees Library in the background.

Women's crew on the Genesee River, Meliora Weekend 2009.

Professor Lawrence Rothenberg in his office.

Kenny Apostolakos '14 (Public Health) and Dan Scheinfeld '13 (Political Science), working as research assistants with state legislative journals.

Students working at a polling place, assisting a voter.

Professor Mark Fey, in his graduate class "Positive Political Theory."

A graduate class in the Fenno Seminar Room.

Professor Richard G. Niemi in his office.

Professor G. Bingham Powell, Jr., teaching "Introduction to Comparative Politics."

Professor Bonnie Meguid, teaching "Comparative Political Parties."

A fall day at the University of Rochester.

Matthew Testerman, PhD student, in his office.

The 2010 Riker Prize Lecture, as Professor James Johnson introduces the speaker, Howard Rosenthal.

Meliora--"ever better"--the University motto.

University of Rochester's Rush Rhees Library, with city skyline in the distance.

Professor Lynda Powell, teaching "Money in Politics."

Detail of a flagpole at the University of Rochester.

The Department of Music Brass Choir, performing in Strong Auditorium.

Professor Tasos Kalandrakis, teaching "Game Theory."

Emilio Veras '13 (Political Science) and Willie Roberson '14 (Political Science), selecting courses for the upcoming semester.

Sarah Canny '13 (International Relations) and Maryann Hong '13 (Political Science), declaring their majors.