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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.

J-Term 2019 Courses

J-Term 2019 Courses
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Spring 2019 Courses

Spring 2019 Courses
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POLS 302 - 01 Women and Politics - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 OEC 308

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0955 - 1135


OEC 308

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22569 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours


Angela High-Pippert

An examination of the political involvement of women in the United States, including 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 impact that women make in public office. Differences between women’s and men’s political lives and differences among women will also be explored. Potential explanations for the political underrepresentation of women will be evaluated. Prerequisite: POLS 205 or permission of the instructor.

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Summer 2019 Courses

Summer 2019 Courses
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