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π∑A is a national political science honor society. Membership is based on academic achievement. Message us to know how becoming a member can benefit you!
The Epsilon chapter at UCLA serves to promote interest in the field of political science by creating avenues by which members can help initiate projects and events, participate in various committees, and take advantage of both local and national Pi Sigma Alpha resources and opportunities. Undergraduates, graduates, and faculty are eligible to join π∑A.
National Member Benefits:
-Certificate of Membership
-Recognition of academic excellence in Political Science
-Eligibility to apply for programs, contests, and scholarships sponsored by PSA
-Higher entry-level grade to members entering government service by the US Office of Personnel Management
-Access to national PSA website and its resources/opportunities
Local Chapter Benefits:
-Free Pi Sigma Alpha Lapel Pin
-Special recognition during Political Science Commencement ceremony
-Access to our library of scholarship/internship opportunities
-Preference for publishing in our Journal given to PSA members
-Leadership/Administrative experience as an officer or committee member
-Variety of educational forums and speakers
-Fun social events
-Networking opportunities with students and professors
-Epsilon Chapter Alumni Relations Network (ARN) after graduation
-Invitation to initiation ceremony to recognize your achievements
CURRENT ∏∑A BOARD MEMBERS:
• President: Zara Khachatryan
• Vice President: Delaram Kamalpour
• Executive Administrator: Luis Lozada
• Events Director: Larisa Michell
• Publication Director/Publicity: Sarah Murray