Ralph Bunche Summer Institute. The RBSI is an annual, intensive five-week program held at Duke University. It is designed to introduce to the world of doctoral study in political science those undergraduate students from under-represented racial and ethnic groups or those interested in broadening participation in political science and pursuing scholarship on issues affecting under-represented groups. The successful applicant to RBSI receives full tuition, health insurance, transportation, room and board in a dormitory double room, books, and instructional materials. Also, participants receive a food allowance and a weekly stipend. Applications are due January 18, 2018. More information is available here.  

A.S./Learning Center Study lounge. All students welcome. Enjoy a concentrated atmosphere, with mixed seating and supportive features including free printing for schoolwork, free food, and prize drawings. University Center South Lounge Sunday, Dec. 9 - Tuesday, Dec. 11, 5 - 9 PM. See the attached PDF for the full description and location map.

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