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‘Election 2012: Change or Continuity?’

The upcoming election will be the major topic of the Fall 2012 lecture series presented by UNCG’s Center For Legislative Studies. The series, titled “Election 2012: Change or Continuity?,” will be in a new location this fall: Curry Auditorium.

The talk “I Can’t Believe I’m Losing To This Guy! The (Partially) Hidden Factors That Signal an Obama Victory (Maybe)” will launch the fall series. The talk will be presented by Dr. David Holian, professor of political science, Thursday, Sept. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Additional lectures will be:
“New Directions in Tar Heel Politics?”
Dr. J. Michael Bitzer, Associate Professor of Politics & History, Catawba College
Dr. Thomas Eamon, Associate Professor of Political Science, East Carolina University
Dr. Ferrell Guillory, Professor of Journalism, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Moderator: Dr. Charles Prysby, Professor of Political Science, UNCG
Thursday, Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m.

“The Meaning of the 2012 Elections,”
Dr. Scott Keeter, Director of Survey Research, Pew Research Center for the People & the Press,
Thursday, Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m.

A reception will follow each lecture.

Questions? Contact Sarah Spagnola at smspagno@uncg.edu.

Editor’s note: This post was updated Sept. 19 due to a change to the speaker/topic for the first talk in this series.