2016/2017 Mentorship Program Application

Hi Western Students!

The Political Science Association is looking for qualified undergraduate or graduate students (including MPA, MA and PhD) who would like to help the department. The mentorship program pairs experienced upper-year students with 1stor 2nd year PSA members to improve their academic experience and foster an interest in Political Science outside the classroom. This position is an excellent networking tool that will look positive on a resume or application. Click HERE for additional application information. All applications are due August 15th, 2016 at 11:59 PM.

Thank you!

2016/2017 PSA Executive Team

2015/2016 Spring Elections

Hey PSA!

The PSA is hosting its Executive Team elections on 30 March 2016 starting at 5:00 PM in the Professors’ Lounge, SSC 3036. This will also be the final Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the club. Be sure to come out for food, drinks, socializing and—of course—to exercise your right to vote! All members are welcome to attend and vote. Members who can’t attend the AGM can vote online (more to follower closer to the election).

If you are interested in running for a position on the Executive Team, please visit our website and download this year’s election booklet. It goes over the available positions and outlines how campaigning and the election will work. Click here for the application information!

MENTORSHIP PROGRAM 2015-2016

The Political Science Association is looking for qualified undergraduate or graduate students (including MPA, MA and PhD) who would like to help the department. The mentorship program pairs experienced upper-year students with 1st or 2nd year PSA members to improve their academic experience and foster an interest in Political Science outside the classroom. This position is an excellent networking tool that will look positive on a resume or application.

The application form is available here Mentorship Program Application and responses are due July 27th 2015 at 11:59 PM

Questions can be sent to mentor.psa.western@gmail.com

CPSSA Calgary

The Canadian Political Science Students’ Association (CPSSA) holds a conference each year that allows students from across Canada to come together and share their perspectives on themes within the discipline of Political Science. This year’s conference is hosted here at the University of Calgary and we will be sending a delegation of 10-15 students. Interested students, second-year and above, are invited to apply to be delegates to the conference.

Those who want to apply to the conference can fill out the short (one page maximum) application here: CPSSA Calgary PSA Delegate Application. Be sure to apply by November 17, 2014! You can send your applications and related questions to the PSA email. Successful applicants will be contacted by November 24, 2014.

For more information on the conference, visit http://www.cpssa.ca/.

Best of luck!

Mentorship Program 2014 – 2015

The Political Science Association is looking for qualified undergraduate or graduate students (including MPA, MA and PhD) who would like to help the department. The mentorship program pairs experienced students with 1st or 2nd year PSA members to improve their academic experience and foster an interest in Political Science outside the classroom. This position is an excellent networking tool that will look positive on a resume or application. 

The application form is available here (mentorjuly2014) and responses are due Sunday July 27th at 11:59 PM 

Questions can be sent to mentor.psa.western@gmail.com