Join the Department of Political Science and the Straayer Center for Public Service Leadership for “Election 2020 in Review” on Nov. 9 at 7 p.m. MDT.
Author Archives: Jennifer Hitt
Eric Roche (B.A. ’11) has a C-level job at a city that many people have never heard of: Chief Data Officer. Roche’s job is to uncover data that is valuable in decision making, and empower the city’s staff and leadership to make quick, data-informed decisions resulting in employees that are more efficient at their jobs and residents get better services delivered.
Jake Adler, political science graduate, is at a fellowship with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education at the EPA’s Office of Water working on issues of resource recovery, water monitoring, innovation, and reuse. Adler’s team’s research and work focuses on the whole water cycle and follows the One Water concept, thinking more broadly about the entire water cycle, in a collaborative manner, to work toward water resource sustainability.
Political science professor Courtenay Daum researches how the right to free speech enables the modern protest movements of marginalized groups.