Stanford Political Science Professor Douglas Rivers is the winner of the Society for Political Methodology’s 2015 Career Achievement Award. This award recognizes an outstanding career of intellectual accomplishment and service to the profession in the field of Political Methodology.
Political Science Professor Justin Grimmer is the winner of the Society for Political Methodology’s 2015 Emerging Scholar Award. This award is designed to honor a young researcher, within ten years of their degree, who is making notable contributions to the field of political methodology.
Graduating seniors recently received the 2015 Firestone Medal for Excellence in Undergraduate Research, the Robert M. Golden Medal for Excellence in Humanities and Creative Arts, and the David M. Kennedy Honors Thesis Prize for their undergraduate capstone projects.
Using a pioneering digitization project that maps out details of life in the ancient world, classics Professor Josiah Ober links the democratic politics and surprisingly robust economy of classical Greek society.