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Congress on campus

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Knapp Hall

Two former U.S. Congressmen showed up in a few political science classes to give students an inside look at a life of public service.

Students in Assistant Professor Mike Brady’s “Politics of Congress” course are spending the semester as different people. It’s part of their coursework to assume the identity of a current U.S. senator and author legislation, arguing for issues through the lens of the Republican or Democratic politician they’ve been assigned. By semester’s end, they’ll be participating in a full-on simulation of the Senate floor every time they enter the classroom. Read more in TheDen…

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Wednesday, September 18, 2013
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