Category Archives: Professional Notes

Farnsworth Presents Research on Presidential Politics, Humor

​Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of the University’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies, recently presented a research paper titled “Donald Trump and the Late-Night Political Humor of Campaign 2016: All The Donald, All the Time” at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association in San Francisco.

Farnsworth Lectures at Virginia Boys State

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of the University’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies, delivered a lecture titled “Virginia’s Candidate Selection Process: Examining Recent Primaries and Conventions” at the American Legion Boys State of Virginia at Radford University on June 21. The week-long government education program brings together nearly 700 of Virginia’s top male high school students to study the Commonwealth.