The Western Political Science Association has inaugurated a new William E. Connolly Award for the best political theory paper presented at yearly Western meetings. The WPSE announced the award with […]
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Vesla Weaver on No Jargon podcast by Scholars Strategy Network Episode 225: Black Lives Matter, Police, and America’s Democracy
Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Political Science and Sociology, Vesla Weaver, in The Vox.
Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Political Science and Sociology, Vesla Weaver, in .
Vesla Weaver has been listening in on long distance conversations between people in heavily policed neighborhoods in six cities on WYPR.
Vesla Weaver in The Washington Post
Vesla Weaver, Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Political Science and Sociology, in Financial Times.
Vesla Weaver in The New York Times.
Prof. Vesla Weaver's Portals Policing Project creates a “wormhole” in highly policed communities using a portal. Portals are virtual chambers where people who are far away from one another can converse as if in the same room. To-date, Weaver and her colleagues have amassed more than 850 conversations across 14 neighborhoods in six cities. It's the most extensive collection of first-hand accounts of policing to date.
We are grateful to announce the Joel B. Grossman Memorial Fund, which will be used for purposes related to constitutional law, the Supreme Court, or public law, including activities relating to Constitution Day.