Western Michigan University's Department of Political Science hosts speakers and other events on campus.


Thursday, October 19 at 12:30-2:00 p.m.
PSCI Library, 3301 FRD
  • Christian Parenti, (CUNY-John Jay School of Law), "At the Precipice: The International Political Economy of Capitalist Crisis and Climate Change."

Thursday, November 2 at 7:00 p.m.
2452 Knauss Hall

Institute of Government and Politics

The Institute of Government and Politics is housed and administered by the Department of Political Science. The institute introduces WMU students and faculty and the greater Kalamazoo community to scholars of politics and political leaders and experts from outside the University.

Mock Trial

Mock Trial students prepare for competitions against colleges and universities across the country. The Mock Trial season begins the first week of fall semester in September and lasts into March or April.