College of Liberal Arts graduates have the potential to make an enormous impact on some of the most pressing problems we face today. Our alumni go on to succeed in many different fields because they understand the complexities of today’s world.

Creating the Change Agents of Today & Tomorrow

  • Statement of Our Mourning and Our Resolve: Moving forward after the memorial service for George Floyd

  • CLA faculty creating new knowledge and in the process bring depth and meaning to the lives of countless others.

  • “I encourage everyone to focus on what you can control because you really can do anything you set your mind to."

  • American studies Professor Martin Manalansan discusses a topic that requires only our senses: food.

  • “I would encourage students of color that are looking to break into [government] to know that their voices matter."

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