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Union University Department of Political Science

Department of Political Science


Department Graduates Three

May 18, 2013

The Department graduated three majors and 5 minors today. The Department congratulates these students and wish them the best. Our graduates are: 

Kirby Lewis of Lexington, TN will graduate from Union and prepare to enter graduate school at Vanderbilt University this fall where he will begin a M.A. in Economic Development. During his time at Union, Kirby was very active in student Government, participated in TISL rising to become Chief Justice of the TISL Supreme Court, and a member of Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society. 

Kylie McDonald of Fort Mills, SC is planning on a career in church discipleship.  She will work as a Student Minister at First Baptist Church of Ft. Mill and attend Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.  While at Union, Kylie was very active in student government rising to become President of the SGA, participated in TISL becoming Clerk of the House, a member of the debate team, and member of Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society. 

David Speer of St. Louis, MO will serve as a Manager Trainee at Enterprise Rent-a-Car this next year and hopes to attend law school in the future.  David was an active member of Sigma Alpha Episalon fraternity and participant in intramural activies.  He was also President of the Union Pre-Law Society. 

We also have severam minors graduating.  Jacob Melder (Communication Arts) is seeking employment in broadcast journalism.  Glena Nora (History) will continue her pursuit of an acting career.  Will Collier (Economics) will teach English in China next year and then hopes to find a job in a campaign or in government.