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Undergraduate Research


Early in the academic career, many classes challenge students to tackle intriguing topics and present in front of their peers. For example, in PSYC 203 (Introduction to Statistics for Psychology), students collected and analyzed their own data on topics such as “It’s my roommate’s fault: how stress is related to academic performance” and “Anxiety, is […]

Esteemed fellowship advances research

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Two College of Liberal Arts doctoral graduate students have been awarded the U.S. Senator Phil Gramm Fellowship, in recognition of their excellence in research, teaching and mentoring. Kayoung Kim and Ryan Neighbors were honored with a ceremony in April, where they received formal recognition, a certificate and a $5,000 cash award to support research pursuits. […]


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The College of Liberal Arts encourages academic excellence that strengthens and expands our knowledge of the humanities, social and behavioral sciences, and performing arts. You will find curricula designed to broaden horizons and enrich the quality of life, as well as help produce informed and responsible citizens. Mapping your Future in Liberal Arts Advising Majors […]

Faculty and staff recognized for upholding veteran-friendly environment


The Texas A&M Veteran Resource and Support Center is recognizing three College of Liberal Arts staff and faculty members for their contributions to the University’s veteran-friendly campus. This recognition is coordinated by the Veteran Resource and Support Center’s new Faculty, Staff & Advisor Veteran Support Recognition Program which allows graduating veteran students to identify certain […]

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

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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 privilege to be appointed […]

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 […]

Message from the Dean

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Welcome to the Texas A&M University College of Liberal Arts. Like similar colleges around the country, the College of Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University serves a critical educational purpose in producing well-rounded undergraduates and graduate students prepared to lead higher education’s next generation. We touch the educational experience of virtually every undergraduate at Texas […]



Honors in the College of Liberal Arts provides a unique educational experience. Each year, participants choose honors courses designed to foster an interdisciplinary outlook characteristic of the Liberal Arts. Participants work closely with some of the most distinguished faculty at Texas A&M University and experience what it means to be a part of a community […]

Common Ground Reading Initiative

Common Ground is the College of Liberal Arts’ freshman-year reading program. The purpose of the program is to give the 900 plus incoming freshmen an opportunity to create a learning community based on a shared reading experience. Books are provided to freshmen at their summer new student conference.  They are encouraged to read the book and […]