Sarah manages faculty affairs for the department, including managing the APT and AEP processes for GVPT. She works with the Department Chair on issues related to departmental shared governance, and departmental policies,. She also manages GVPT's website and social media presence. 

Sarah earned an MA in Government from American University and a BA in Government from the University of Wisconsin. She comes to the Department after ten years working on University policy with the University Senate. 


  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Government, American University
  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Government, University of Wisconsin
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3140H Tydings Hall
Department of Government and Politics
sehughes [at]