Every day, political decisions are made that affect our lives. Will the legislature increase taxes? How will the courts interpret our most basic freedoms? Choose the College of Social Sciences’ Political Science program and you’ll get a full understanding of how to analyze individual and group motivation and behavior, think through working systems and institutions, and conduct research into how systems and institutions work.
Political Science major, Tiyanna Lords, currently serves as president of REACH. The goal of the REACH organization is to mentor and inspire teenagers from 8th to 12th grade by instilling in them the importance of higher education.
Dr. Young Soo Kim, assistant professor of political science, publishes article entitled: "Obstacles to the response of HIV/AIDS in South Africa: Historical legacies in perception and policy environment in 1994-2006.
Brian A. Gabriel Jr., SS' 14, currently serves as a press assistant in the White House Office of the Press Secretary. He works directly with White House staff and media to facilitate press coverage of the President.