May 12, 2021
Nathalie Mendez ‘21: Service Through Social Change
Nathalie Mendez '21 was empowered to continue her nearly decade-long career in the public sector when she received a Fulbright scholarship to pursue a Ph.D. in political science.
March 18, 2021
Barbara Johns: A Trailblazer for Change
A statue of Barbara Johns, whose efforts helped in the desegregation of the public school system, is set to replace a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in representing Virginia at the US Capitol.
February 12, 2021
Jeffery A. Szymanski ‘90: A Gifted Leader Who Values the Aggie Network
As a grade school student, Jeffery A. Szymanski ‘90 dreamed of joining the Aggie network. Today, he’s not only part of the Aggie network; he’s a leader within it.
February 9, 2021
Strong Political Institutions Can Uphold Democracy, Even If People Can’t Agree on Politics
Joseph Ura from the Department of Political Science talks to The Conversation.
January 19, 2021
An Unprecedented Transition
A Texas A&M political scientist says the transfer of power from President Donald Trump to the Biden administration has been marked by a series of broken norms.
December 8, 2020
From Bobcat to Aggie: A December Graduate with an Unlikely Beginning
Lindsey Brenner ‘20 came to Aggieland her sophomore year in the hopes of pushing herself academically. She’s done just that while making lifelong friends in the process.
December 7, 2020
Stay CLASSy, Liberal Arts!
Every year, the College of Liberal Arts Superior Service (CLASS) Awards Program recognizes individuals who provide outstanding service to the college and demonstrate leadership, ingenuity, job excellence, and support for diversity. Here are the winners for 2020.
December 1, 2020
College of Liberal Arts Former Student Appointed to White House Senior Communication Staff
Elizabeth Alexander ‘01 is making history by serving as First Lady-elect Jill Biden’s communications director.
November 13, 2020
Trump Was Expected To Lose Votes In Places Where More People Died Of COVID-19. He Didn’t.
Michael Koch, an associate professor with the Department of Political Science, talks to Buzzfeed News.
October 7, 2020
Why We All Fall for Conspiracy Theories
Believing conspiracy theories and superstitions can be both good and bad. Experts explain what they are and why we fall for them.