2016 Presidential Election Forum
QIPSR is hosting a timely and important forum on the upcoming presidential election. For this , we are hosting political communications expert
Professor Searles will present, "Don't Hate the Media, Hate the Game: Media Coverage of the 2016 Election in Context." Her presentation will be followed by a panel of experts from the University of Kentucky Department of Political Science who will field questions from the audience, on topics ranging from elections beyond the United States, to comparisons of a Clinton vs. Trump presidency, to the influence of political and social polarization.
Professor Emily Beaulieu, Elections Beyond the U.S.
Professor Stephen Voss, Election Polls and Forecasts
Professor Mike Zilis, Comparing a Trump vs. Clinton Presidency
Professor Richard Waterman, Historical Comparisons
Professor Mark Peffley, Political and Social Polarization