MLA Prepares Lobbyist to Teach Political ScienceMLA Prepares Lobbyist to Teach Political Science 

Lobbyist Whitney Whitmire Jenkins, daughter of long-time Texas Senator John Whitmire, earned her 2013 Master in Liberal Arts degree with a concentration in political science with a professional goal—to qualify the former elementary school teacher to teach political science at the community college level. Learn more

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