In his Presidential farewell address, George Washington warned the country about the dangers of political parties. In his opinion, the “alternate domination” of one party over the other –– and the coinciding efforts to exact revenge upon party opponents –– can lead to “frightful despotism.” Given his strong opinion, I think Washington would be astounded — and even disappointed — at the current state of American politics.
Now settled into a career studying various political trends, Jacob Neiheisel, the current chair of undergraduate studies for the political science department, has explored academia while making time for appearances on networks such as MSNBC and CNBC
President Tripathi signed a Faculty Senate resolution to protect non-citizen members of the UB community. If the Trump administration takes any actions against the demographic, students, faculty and staff will remain safe on campus and their immigration status will not be questioned.