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Angela High-Pippert

Professor and Chair, Political Science
Ph.D. University of Nebraska, 1999
JRC 405
(651) 962-5725
University of Saint Thomas
Department of Political Science
Mail JRC 432
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105


Ph.D.     University of Nebraska, 1999
M.A.      University of Nebraska, 1995
B.J.        University of Nebraska, 1991 (Advertising)


Angela High-Pippert is Professor of Political Science and Associated Faculty in Women’s Studies at the University of St. Thomas.  She is also the coordinator of the Classroom Consulting Program within Faculty Development at UST.  Dr. High-Pippert teaches courses in American politics, women and politics, and public policy, and received the UST Distinguished Educator Award in 2012 and 2005.  Her research interests include citizen participation in community energy initiatives and women and politics, with publications in Energy Policy, Sustainability, Carbon Management, Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society, and Women and Politics.  Dr. High-Pippert directed the UST Women’s Studies Program for six years and co-chaired the ACTC Women’s Studies Program Committee for two years.  She is also past president of the Minnesota Political Science Association.  Professor High-Pippert joined UST in 1999.

Summer 2019 Courses

Summer 2019 Courses
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Fall 2019 Courses

Fall 2019 Courses
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POLS 301 - 01 Pol. Identity & Participation - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 319

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1525 - 1700


OEC 319

Course Registration Number:

42664 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours


Angela High-Pippert

This course focuses on how and why people participate in politics in the United States, with an emphasis on how intersecting identities of citizens affect measures of political behavior, including partisanship, voting, and other forms of political involvement. Relevant identities include those rooted in race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation, and religion. Prerequisite: POLS 205 or permission of the instructor.

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J-Term 2020 Courses

J-Term 2020 Courses
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