Center for the Study of DemocracyThe Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) at the University of California, Irvine sponsors research and education aimed at improving the democratic process in the United States and expanding democracy around the world.
The center frequently sponsors community lectures featuring prominent public figures, high ranking international government officials and democracy supporters, the likes of which have included Jimmy Carter, former President of the United States; Janet Yellen, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights; and California Governor Jerry Brown.
8th Annual Hot Topics Debate Series
13 November, 2014
Lovers of Politics
17 November, 2014
Three keys to victory
8 November, 2014
Mark Petracca, political science associate professor, is quoted in the Orange County Register Nov. 8, 2014
The immigration reform stare down: Who will blink first?
7 November, 2014
Louis DeSipio, Chicano/Latino studies and political science professor, is quoted in AZCentral Nov. 7, 2014