On Wednesday, October 16, 2013, Ausra Park, Ph.D. an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Siena College gave a talk titled "Silent Tsunami: Human Trafficking in Europe." Dr. Park was recently awarded an International Research Exchange (IREX) Grant to conduct an 8-week long field research in the summer of 2014 for the project "Politics of Human Trafficking: Governments' Political Games and NGOs." The Center for the Study of Government and Politics would like to thank and congratulate Dr. Park.
Constitution Day 2013 was celebrated on September 25, 2013. The keynote speaker was Professor Donna E. Young LL.M., Professor of Law at Albany Law school. The talk was titled, "Equality Across Borders: The 14th Amendment in Comparative Perspective."