2016 Nominating Conventions

2016 Nominating Conventions


CNN looks back at eight days of nominating conventions in 150 seconds.

2016 Democratic National Convention (Philadelphia, July 25-29)

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2016 Republican National Convention (Cleveland, July 18-21)

The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, site of the 2016 Republican National Convention, July 18-21. (Photos: Aubrey Immelman)

Cuyahoga riverfront adjacent to the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, site of the 2016 Republican National Convention. (Photos: Aubrey Immelman)

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Announcement: August 22, 2016

Thesis-2016_Victoria-BeachVictoria Beach, B.A. Psychology (magna cum laude), has been appointed Director of Undergraduate Research at the Unit for the Study of Personality in Politics for the 2016-17 academic year.

Victoria is a 2016 graduate of the College of St. Benedict. Her duties during the fall semester include training students in an undergraduate Personality Psychology course in data collection procedures and coordinating group research projects on the personalities of Democratic and Republican vice-presidential candidates Tim Kaine and Mike Pence. In spring 2017 she will be managing a research project on the psychology of North Korea’s Kim Jong-un.

Victoria works part-time as a Mental Health Associate at St. Cloud Hospital prior to starting graduate school in fall 2017.