The School of Politics and Global Studies

The School of Politics and Global Studies at ASU emphasizes research that links theory with real world issues and action through policy.  The School generates and diffuses knowledge that contributes to society‚Äôs understanding of politics and governance at local, national and global levels.  Students will study topics ranging from campaigns and elections to violence, conflict and human rights.  As a Political Science or Global Studies major, you will be prepared to develop innovative approaches to major emerging challenges.

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Three of the seven Arizona State University students and alumni nominated for the Marshall and Rhodes scholarships are from SPGS.

Travis Hueber, a political science alum, was nominated for both the Marshall and Rhodes scholarships.
RaNiyah Taylor, who will graduate with degrees in political science and family and human development in May 2022, has been nominated for the Marshall Scholarship.
Janna Tobin, a political science and history alum who is on track to complete her M.A. in global security (MAGS) from ASU this December, is nominated for the Marshall Scholarship.

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