Rain doesn’t stop researchers from doing science at the march

Science magazine just ran a super-cool article that covered my research this past weekend:


University of Michigan profs head to Washington for March for Science

I am quoted in this article on “University of Michigan profs head to Washington for March for Science”


Scientists divided over impact of Washington’s March for Science

Today I was quoted in a story in the Global and Mail (Canada) on “Scientists divided over impact of Washington’s March for Science”.


Lab Group Presents at UROP Symposium

Students in my lab group from the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) presented their posters on Wednesday.  Congratulations to everyone for the fine work.

How Berkeley became a hotbed of violence in the Trump era

Yesterday I was quoted in a Politico article on “How Berkeley became a hotbed of violence in the Trump era”.


Fueled by Trump resistance, Sanders’ influence grows with Dems

I was quoted by this article in the San Francisco Chronicle:


Examine thyself: Researchers set to study the March for Science

My protest research was covered today in Science Magazine. The article included a great photo of Kate Ruehrdanz, who is writing her honors thesis at Michigan on attitudes toward civility and violence among protesters. (Kate is the one with the Michigan hat!)


The Resurgence of Women’s Protest in the United States

Thanks to Megan Bayagich for her blog post on my research about the resurgence of the women’s movement.

New article: “Activism in an Era of Partisan Polarization”

My new article, “Activism in an Era of Partisan Polarization” is forthcoming in the October 2017 issue of PS Political Science & Politics. It will appear in a symposium on civic engagement and activism in the changing political context in the United States. Many thanks so Maryam Z Deloffre and Carrie Booth Walling, who are editing the symposium. Read my article here:


Alice Danelia​ presents at MPSA in Chicago

I am so proud of Alice Danelia​ for her presentation of “Perceived Effectiveness of Lobbying Coalitions in Washington, DC” at the 75th Annual Conference of the Midwest Political Science Association in Chicago, IL. This poster is joint work among Alice, Jesse Crosson​, Marco Lewis, and myself.