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Fallon-Marshall Lecture Series

The Fallon-Marshall Lecture was established by philanthropist Mary Marshall in 1994 as a discussion forum for issues in the humanities and social sciences. Ms. Marshall named the lecture for her close friend and former dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Daniel Fallon. Upon Ms. Marshall’s death, the College renamed the lecture series the Fallon-Marshall […]

New media implications on geopolitics to be discussed at Fallon-Marshall Lecture


Associate Professor Randy Kluver By Tyler Webb Randy Kluver, associate professor in the Department of Communication, will discuss the geopolitical impacts of new media in the annual Fallon-Marshall Lecture on April 24. In his lecture, titled “Crowd-sourced espionage? There’s an app for that… The Geopolitics of New Media,” Kluver will focus largely on social media—especially […]

Psychology grad uses role as CEO to give back

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Psychology major to CEO, Gay Wathen (right) Former student Gay Gill Wathen has worked in the oil field business for 34 years. Fresh out of college, Wathen wasn’t sure how she was going to use her psychology degree. Today, as the president of oil company Gill Services, she said she uses her degree daily. “You […]

Alumna’s job polling difficult-to-reach populations

Samantha Chiu at Pentagon

Research Analyst, Samantha Chiu ’09 Sometimes, things just all come together. Such is the case for the career of Samantha Chiu, a graduate from the Department of Political Science, who now works in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area at D3 Systems, a polling firm that conducts survey research around the world with a specialization in […]

Internal Funding Sources


Thinking strategically, use internal funding opportunities as a springboard to external funding success. College of Liberal Arts Note: Submission forms work best in Google Chrome or Internet Explorer. Seed Grant Deadlines for applications: February The purpose is to encourage faculty to develop research, scholarly, or creative programs that lead to sustained professional development and extramural support. […]

Faculty to meet with Owen Williams of the Folger Institute


By Heather Rodriguez Owen Williams, the Folger Institute Consortium’s Assistant Director for Scholarly Programs, will give a presentation of exciting research opportunities to Texas A&M University faculty and students on April 27. His talk, “Scholarly Collaboration and Research Opportunities at the Folger Shakespeare Library,” will take place in Glasscock 311 at 3:30 p.m. The consortium […]

Anthropology professor finds new species related to humans

Darryl de Ruiter

By Heather Rodriguez Darryl de Ruiter Darryl de Ruiter, professor in the Department of Anthropology and program coordinator for Biological Anthropology, was part of an international team of scientists that uncovered a new species related to humans in South Africa. Named the Homo naledi, de Ruiter said the species featured a trunk, hands, feet, and […]

Liberal Arts graduate students to be honored

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By Heather Rodriguez The Association of Former Students will honor 14 students with the Distinguished Graduate Student Award on April 27—and half of the recipients are from the College of Liberal Arts. At the ceremony, each student will receive a framed certificate and custom gold watch from the Association. The program will be part of […]

How to Submit


Internal vs External Proposals Proposals are submitted for internal (institutional) support or to an external sponsor. Applications submitted to external sponsors that require a detailed budget are submitted by TAMU on your behalf via your CLLA Proposal Administrator in the Sponsored Research Services (SRS) office.  Some Fellowship proposals may be submitted by the faculty member without […]

Ongoing Initiatives

Diversity Committees | Description: Within the College of Liberal Arts there are two types of diversity committees. The first is at the Dean’s level and the second is at the department level. The Dean’s diversity committee is made up of representatives from the departmental diversity committees. These committees exist to stimulate programs, share successful strategies, […]