Sean Theriault is a professor of government at the University of Texas in Austin. His primary focus is American political institutions with specialties in congressional politics, elections and voting behavior, and party polarization. He also teaches a one-semester course on the Catholic Church. He was inducted into the Academy of Distinguished Teachers in 2012, was awarded UT's Professor of the Year in 2011, and has received numerous other teaching awards including the Friar Society Teaching Fellowship, a major undergraduate teaching award, in 2009. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University. (Spring 2007, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015)
Although Harvey has come and gone, many in our community continue to struggle with uncertain physical, temporal, and emotional spaces. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you recover and heal.
Registration is on going for fall courses, either online, by email, or by phone. We look forward to sharing the rest of this interesting and challenging fall with you.
The following courses are fully subscribed and have been closed.
Lois Stark: The Telling Image
Houston Collects: Contemporary Cool in River Oaks
Romantic Rarities with Brian Connelly
Wednesdays, October 18, November 1 and 15, 6:30-8:00 P.M.
Private home, check with registrar for availability
Inside the Middle East
October 26, November 2, 9, and 16
The Station Museum of Contemporary Art
1502 Alabama at LaBranch
Fall 2017 Study Tour
Newport: History Preserved
Thursday, October 26–Monday, October 30, 2017
Spring 2018 Study Tour
Mexico City: Past, Present, Future
Tuesday, April 3–Monday, April 9, 2018
Waiting list only, check with registrar
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