Please join the Aggie Agora for our Election Conference. RSVP Required
*Register here if you plan to attend the entire conference. If not, please register for the each individual panel (event) you plan to attend.
See the list below.
Friday, February 3, 2017
9:00-10:15 Julia Azari, Associate Professor, Marquette University (RSVP Required)
10:30-11:45 Contributed Panel: Breaking the Binary: Voting Ethics and Democratic Discourse in a So- Called Two-Party System (RSVP Required)
1:15-2:30 Daniel Kriess, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (RSVP Required)
3:00-4:30 Contributed Papers: Trump (RSVP Required)
1. “Untitled,” Matthew Ray and Forrest Rule, TAMU Grad Students
2. “Trump and Twitter Racism on Immigration,” Jess Gant Shaefer, TAMU Grad Student.
3. “Trump and Evangelicals,” Stephanie Ann Martin, Assistant Professor, SMU
4. “Polarization,” Tyler Snell, TAMU Undergrad.
4:45-6:00 Mary Stuckey, Professor, Georgia State University, Kurt Ritter Lecture in Political Rhetoric . (RSVP Required)
Saturday, February 4, 2017
9:00-10:15 Jenny Stromer-Galley, Professor, Syracuse University (RSVP Required)
10:30-11:45 Contributed Panel: How the World Viewed the Election (RSVP Required)
1:15-2:30 John Murphy, Associate Professor, University of Illinois (RSVP Required)
3:00-4:30 Contributed Papers: Clinton (RSVP Required)
1. “Coping with Hillary’s Loss in Online Communities,” Amber Davisson, Assistant Professor of Communication, Keene State College.
2. “What’s App with Hillary Clinton?: Customizing your Candidate in the 2016 Presidential Election,” Carrie Murawski, TAMU Grad Student
3. “Clinton Appeals to Latinx Voters,” Juan S. Larrosa-Fuentes, Temple University Graduate Student.
4. “The Candidate Not on the Ballot: Obama in the 2016 Election,” Pamela A. Barker, Syracuse University Graduate Student
4:45-6:00 Election Oversight Panel: Sunlight Foundation and Politifact (RSVP Required)