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High-Pippert, Angela

Associate Professor of Political Science
Office
JRC 405
Phone
(651) 962-5725
Mail
4208

B.J., M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Angela High-Pippert is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Women’s Studies at the University of St. Thomas.  Most of her published research is in the areas of citizen participation and women and politics, including motivations for protest activity, the effects of family and work on political participation, media coverage of women activists, and the effects of women representing women in office.  Her current research interests also include citizen participation in community-based energy initiatives, as well as research on teaching and learning techniques that she uses in her classes.  Angela High-Pippert is proud to have won the Distinguished Educator Award at the University of St. Thomas in 2005.

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
POLS 205 - 01 Intro Amer Publ Pol Process - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 JRC 246
CRN: 40310 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert A survey of the way public policy is made in the American political system including agenda-setting, formulation of alternative policy choices, representation of interests and selection and implementation of policy options. Public policy case studies will be used as illustrations. Students also will be introduced to data analysis as a tool for policy evaluation. Prerequisite: POLS 104 or permission of the instructor

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POLS 404 - 01 Seminar in American Poltics - T - - - - - 1330 - 1700 OEC 314
CRN: 40659 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert Seminars in political science provide an opportunity for students to synthesize and further develop knowledge gained in earlier courses and enhance their critical and analytical skills. Students in the seminars will engage in reading and discussion and undertake a major research project pertinent to the seminar's topic. Specific topics or themes of each seminar will vary. Seminars are offered in each of the sub-fields of the discipline. Prerequisite: POLS 104 and Senior status or permission of the instructor.

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WMST 491 - I1 Individual Study - - - - - - - -
CRN: 43240 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert

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J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
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Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
POLS 104 - 02 Amer Govt in Comp Perspec M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200
CRN: 20659 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert An introduction to the concepts basic to an understanding of politics and government with an emphasis on the political systems of the United States. A comparative examination of political processes, decision making institutions and policy issues relevant to the contemporary world. An introduction to basic research methods used in the discipline. This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

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POLS 205 - 01 Intro Amer Publ Pol Process - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135
CRN: 20326 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert A survey of the way public policy is made in the American political system including agenda-setting, formulation of alternative policy choices, representation of interests and selection and implementation of policy options. Public policy case studies will be used as illustrations. Students also will be introduced to data analysis as a tool for policy evaluation. Prerequisite: POLS 104 or permission of the instructor

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POLS 302 - 01 Women and Politics M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320
CRN: 22134 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert An examination of the political involvement of women. Topics include: the representation of women, feminism as a social movement, the campaign strategies and styles of women candidates, the election of women to local, state, and national office, and the differences that women make in public office. Emphasis is on women in the United States, but comparisons will be made with women in other countries. Prerequisite: POLS 104 or permission of instructor

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