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Liberal Arts dean to recognize Distinguished Achievement Award recipients

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By Heather Rodriguez Texas A&M University’s Association of Former Students (AFS) has awarded four College of Liberal Arts faculty members the 2015 University Distinguished Achievement Award for College-Level Teaching, one of the university’s highest honors. This award honors professionals who have exhibited the highest standards of excellence at Texas A&M. Athreya Sheela Athreya, associate professor […]

Faculty named 2015 Arts and Humanities Fellows

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By Sebastian Maldonado Six Texas A&M University faculty members have been awarded Arts and Humanities Fellowships for extraordinary scholarship, and five honorees are from the College of Liberal Arts. From left: Glen A. Laine, Peter Lieuwen, Galen D. Newman, Kristan A. Poirot, Olga Dror, Brian Rouleau, and Daniel L. Schwartz. (Photo by Michael Kellett) Coordinated […]

World-renowned conference to honor political science professor

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By Sebastian Maldonado One of the biggest political science organizations in the world, the Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA), will offer a new paper award in honor of Kenneth Meier of the College of Liberal Arts. Ken Meier Meier is a Distinguished Professor and Director of the Project for Equity, Representation & Governance with the […]

Former students receive Distinguished Alumnus Awards

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By Sebastian Maldonado Three former students of the College of Liberal Arts are among those selected to receive the highest honor bestowed upon a former student of Texas A&M University. The Distinguished Alumus Award is given jointly by the Association of Former Students (AFS) and Texas A&M to former students who have achieved excellence in […]


In the College of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University, you will find a world of possibilities and expert faculty to guide you through them. In the humanities Texas A&M is respected for its scholarship AND teaching in American literature, military history, and languages. In the social sciences, Texas A&M is among the leaders in […]

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 […]

Graduate Departments, Degrees and Certificates

Anthropology – M.A., Ph.D.; M.S. in Maritime Archeology and Conservation Communication – M.A., Ph.D. Economics – M.S., Ph.D. English – M.A., Ph.D. Hispanic Studies – M.A., Ph.D. History – M.A., Ph.D. Performance Studies – M.A. Philosophy – M.A., Ph.D. Political Science – M.A., Ph.D. Psychology – M.S., Ph.D. Sociology – M.S., Ph.D. Certificates Africana Studies […]

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 […]

Pamela R. Matthews named new dean of College of Liberal Arts

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Dean Pamela R. Matthews By Heather Rodriguez The Board of Regents of Texas A&M University on Wednesday named Dr. Pamela R. Matthews the new dean of the College of Liberal Arts, effective immediately. A Professor of English, she has been serving as the college’s interim dean since July 2014. “It is an honor and a […]