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Geneva to host History, Political Science & Sociology Day


Geneva College′s History, Political Science & Sociology Day is a special event for prospective students interested in the past, politics or criminal justice. The occasion is intended to provide a better understanding of history, political science and sociology majors, as well as potential career paths and resources available to Geneva students. This visit day will be held on Monday, January 28 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

“We want to highlight the vibrant and fulfilling careers that students can find, with a background in history, political science or sociology,” says Professor of Political Science Dr. Tom Copeland. “Our graduates live and work all over the world, and a Geneva degree in these areas is great preparation.”

Attending students will also have the opportunity to hear from Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow Marcia Grant, President of Effat College located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Grant had served as Director of the Fulbright Program in Mexico and as a cultural attaché in Paris. She is currently the Education Counselor for Princess Lolowah bint Faisal, a member of the Saudi Royal Family.

“Our special guest, former State Department official Marcia Grant, has worked all over the world, and she is going to share her experience of what students today need to know and to do in order to succeed in a globalized world,” says Dr. Copeland.

Students who are undecided or interested in majors outside of history, political science and sociology are also welcome to visit the Geneva College campus during this event.

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Click here to visit the History, Political Science and Sociology Department's Web page.

For more information and to register for History, Political Science & Sociology Day, click here.

Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College′s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).