2018 Conference: Call for Proposals

September 26, 2017

Call for Proposals:

The MSPSA welcomes paper and panel proposals for its 2018 Conference be held on the campus of Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi, February 9-10th, 2018.

Proposals are encouraged from faculty, graduate, and undergraduate students on issues related to the theme, “Politics Beyond Hard Times: Charting Paths Out of Crisis.” Though the Great Recession is behind us, its political aftershocks continue to reverberate, through state, national, and international politics. We seek papers and panels exploring the causes, consequences, and future impacts of these aftershocks. In this bicentennial year, papers focused on their impact on Mississippi are particularly encouraged. Papers and panels on any topic are welcome.

To submit a proposal, please complete Form A and return to: steedmanmspsa@gmail.com.

To register for the conference and become a member, please complete Form B and return to: steedmanmspsa@gmail.com


Proposal Deadline: December 15, 2017

 

Student awards from the 2017 conference

February 16, 2017

Ms. Debra Monroe-Lax, PhD student at Jackson State University, and Mr. Michael Bitgood, undergraduate student at Belhaven University, are winners of student award from the 2017 annual conference of Mississippi political science association, which was held at the JSU downtown campus, Jackson Mississippi, Feb. 10-11, 2017.
Ms. Monroe-Lax's research on public education funding in Mississippi (title:'Economic determinant analysis of student academic performance in Mississippi public schools'; Advi...


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2017 Conference was held at the JSU downtown campus, Feb. 10-11, 2017

February 16, 2017

The 2017 annual conference of Mississippi Political Science Association (MSPSA) was held at the JSU downtown campus, Feb. 10-11, 2017.

Over fifty faculty members, graduate and undergraduate students across the State of Mississippi and from Georgia and Texas joined the event. The conference has served an academic event to discuss the current political and policies issues at state, and natural scales. Also, the former Secretary of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture gave a presentation on 'Democracy a...


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2017 Conference

September 16, 2016
Mississippi Political Science Association (MSPSA) is pleased to announce that its 2017 Annual Conference proposal submission process is now open!

The 2017 conference will be held at the JSU downtown campus, 101 W. Capitol St., Jackson, MS, from February 10-11, 2017.

We welcome paper and panel proposals from faculty, graduate, and undergraduate students on issues related to the theme, "Politics, Policy, and Diversity." Other topics unrelated to this year's theme will be considered as well.
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2016 Conference

September 14, 2015
We are excited about the 2016 Conference, which will be held at the historic Mississippi Valley State University on February 12-13, 2016 in Itta Bena Mississippi.  Don't miss this great opportunity to participate.!  The call and submission forms are included below.
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2015 Conference

January 6, 2015
We will consider late proposals, so please submit your proposal now.
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2015 Conference

January 6, 2015

Mississippi Political Science Association (MSPSA) 2015:

 

 

 

Politics and Policy:

Evolving Practices and Societal Impacts

 

 

February 13-14, 2015

 

Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi

 

President: Leniece Titani-Smith, Jackson State University

 

Vice President: Elizabeth Evans

Mississippi Valley State University

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: December 10, 2014

 

Call for Papers

 

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2012 Conference Call

August 15, 2012

Initial Call for Paper/Panel Proposals

 

Annual Meeting of the

 

MISSISSIPPI POLITICAL

SCIENCE ASSOCIATION

 

November 2-3, 2012

 

Delta State University

Cleveland, Mississippi

 

Cities, States, & Nations:
Political Legitimacy in Crisis

 

 

The Mississippi Political Science Association calls for papers for our Fall 2012 Annual Conference, which will be held on the Delta State campus November 2 - 3, 2012. This year's conference theme is Cities, States, & Nations: Political Legitim...


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2011 Conference Call

September 2, 2011

Initial Call for Paper/Panel Proposals

 

Annual Meeting of the

 

MISSISSIPPI POLITICAL

SCIENCE ASSOCIATION

 

November 11-12, 2011

 

Millsaps College

Jackson, Mississippi

 

Governing in Crisis

 

 

The Mississippi Political Science Association calls for papers for our Fall 2011 Annual Conference, which will be held on the Millsaps campus November 11th and 12th, 2011. This year's conference theme is Governing in Crisis.  Fr...


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2011 Conference

February 1, 2011
The 2011 Conference will be held in November in Jackson, MS.  We will shortly furnish details about the meeting details.
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