The research presented here examines many now dominant political, economic, and social issues, including increased political polarization, voter dissatisfaction, deep distrust of government, and the increasingly wide differences between the Democratic and Republican coalitions.
The OWHL is excited to announce the start of the OWHL Research Scholars Program, a student-driven program where participants can research their passions, discover new interests, and grow their information and digital literacy skills. Click through to learn more!
With videos on the electoral college, PACs and SuperPACs, the importance of campaign ground games, swing states, and more, this Election 101 series provides viewers with valuable insights into how the US goes about choosing a new President.
Please join us on Tuesday, October 25th at 5:30pm in the Freeman Room at the OWHL for a student panel on current election issues. Representatives from the PA Republican Society and PA Democrats will be there to share their views.
Readers will find a thorough introduction to the election process, numerous resources on vital election issues (including official campaign positions on these issues), and an in-depth look at “political outsiders” campaigning for the presidency.
Please join us on Wednesday October 19th at 5:30pm for a workshop on mindfulness led by our own Andy Housiaux. "Learning to Listen: Mindfulness and Philosophy" aims to help participants become more empathetic listeners and more thoughtful discussion partners.