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.

  • "Art taught me to think creatively, GWSS taught me critical thinking, and AMES broadened my understanding of the world."

  • In 1969, student activism launched the department. This year, a series of teach-ins honors its past, present & future.

  • “I have a great reverence towards our co-inhabitants on this earth,” says art professor Corrine Teed.

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