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Acknowledging Republican views on campus


Lynandro Simmons – Managing Editor Entering college as a freshman and being a moderate conservative provided some challenges, said Sarah O’Connor. “It was difficult being on a liberal campus,” said O’Connor, now a sophomore political science major. O’Connor, who is currently the co-chair of the College Republicans, said during the 2016 election she faced some struggling times. Joining the College

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Unsung Hero: Jonathan Wharton


Maya Obeid – Special to the Southern News Jonathan Wharton has been a political science and urban affairs professor at Southern for the last three years. He specializes in state and local government. After graduating from Howard University in 1996 with a bachelor’s in history, he continued his education at Rutgers University. He finished with his Ph.D. in political science

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Political science department hosts ‘China Town Hall’


Aaron Johnson – General Assignment Reporter The Southern Connecticut State University political science department participated  in a national conversation about the state of U.S.-China relations this past week, the event was open to all students and staff and was highlighted by a live web-cast with former U.S. Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright. “Former Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright, will have her

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