Photo Descriptions

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

Detail of Rush Rhees Library at the University of Rochester.

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

A fall day at the University of Rochester.

Professor Richard G. Niemi in his office.

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

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

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

Water balloon fight on Wilson Quad.

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

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

Students working at a polling place, assisting a voter.

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

Matthew Testerman, PhD student, in his office.

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

Professor Gerald Gamm, advising undergraduates in his office.

Miguel Rueda, PhD student, in his office.

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

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

A graduate class in the Fenno Seminar Room.

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

Professor Lawrence Rothenberg in his office.

Professor Gerald Gamm, at the 2010 Riker Prize ceremony.

The United States Capitol.

Professor Lynda Powell, teaching "Money in Politics."

International flags in Wilson Commons.

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

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

Professor Bethany Lacina in her office.

Sunset on Dandelion Square.

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

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

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

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

Professor Bonnie Meguid, teaching "Comparative Political Parties."

Professor Tasos Kalandrakis, teaching "Game Theory."

Professor Tasos Kalandrakis, teaching "Game Theory."

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

Studying on the balcony of Rush Rhees Library.

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

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.

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

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

Professor David Primo in his office.

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

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

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

Detail of a flagpole at the University of Rochester.

Diwali dinner at the University of Rochester.