Photo Descriptions

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

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

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

International flags in Wilson Commons.

The United States Capitol.

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.

Professor Gerald Gamm, advising undergraduates in his office.

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

Sunset on Dandelion Square.

Matthew Testerman, PhD student, in his office.

Detail of a flagpole at the University of Rochester.

Professor David Primo in his office.

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

Miguel Rueda, PhD student, in his office.

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

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

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

Professor Lawrence Rothenberg in his office.

Professor Gerald Gamm, at the 2010 Riker Prize ceremony.

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

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

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

Professor Tasos Kalandrakis, teaching "Game Theory."

Detail of Rush Rhees Library at the University of Rochester.

Professor Bethany Lacina in her office.

A fall day at the University of Rochester.

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

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

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

Professor Tasos Kalandrakis, teaching "Game Theory."

Professor Richard G. Niemi in his office.

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

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

Studying on the balcony of Rush Rhees Library.

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

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

A graduate class in the Fenno Seminar Room.

Diwali dinner at the University of Rochester.

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

Professor Bonnie Meguid, teaching "Comparative Political Parties."

Water balloon fight on Wilson Quad.

Professor Lynda Powell, teaching "Money in Politics."

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

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

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

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

Students working at a polling place, assisting a voter.

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