Dr. T.Y. Wang, ISU University Professor and Chair of the Department of Politics and Government, has published a co-authored study in Asian Survey (v.61, no.3: 388-410). “COVID-19 and the Rally Effect in Taiwan” examines the rally phenomenon when the island country was confronted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Distinguished Professor Ali Riaz has been quoted by German international broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) and Qatar-based Aljazeera English (AJE) in reports about Bangladesh-Israel relationship.
Distinguished Professor Ali Riaz has been quoted in a report of Economist on the recent crackdown on an Islamist group in Bangladesh.
Illinois State University’s Department of Politics and Government held the 28th Annual Conference for Students of Political Science on May 13, 2021.
Distinguished Professor Ali Riaz is quoted in a report in the South China Morning Post on the Bangladesh-China relationship, especially after Chinese Ambassador’s comment that if Bangladesh joins the Quad bilateral relationship will suffer “substantial damage.”
Museum Studies, ANT 374, taught by Dr. Kate Driscoll, meets every spring to examine “the history, organization, and administration of museums as well as the methods of acquisition, preservation and exhibition of artifacts”[ANT 374 syllabus, Kate Driscoll, Spring 2021].
Distinguished Professor Ali Riaz has observed that the COVID-19 pandemic crisis has accelerated China’s growing influence in South Asia and it will become more influential in Bangladesh in post-pandemic situation.
Each year the department recognizes its students who attain high levels of academic achievement. Despite the challenges that are common to all and unique to some, human resilience has brought us successfully through another year.
Distinguished Professor Ali Riaz has published a commentary on the devastating pandemic situation in India.
Dr. T.Y. Wang, University Professor and chair of the Department of Politics and Government, was invited by the Center for Social Research of Peking University in Beijing, China, to discuss Taiwan citizens’ voting behavior.