Professor Emeritus Doris A. Graber passed away at her Evanston home on February 17, 2018. Dr. Graber, a political scientist who spent most of her academic career at the University of Illinois in Chicago with additional appointments at Northwestern, the University of Chicago and Harvard, was a researcher and prolific author including 15 textbooks and over 50 book chapters and lectures worldwide. She provided seminal work on the effect of public opinion on the presidency and foreign policy, the role of the media in American politics and political psychology.
MAPOR named John Stevenson 2017 MAPOR Fellow. He was honored at the 2017 annual conference for having made significant contributions to MAPOR through service to the organization, leadership, and scholarship. John Stevenson is the Associate Director for Research Services at the University of Wisconsin Survey Center.