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Emma Slonina

PHD Student

Emma entered the PhD program in fall 2013 as a University Distinguished Fellow, having received her BA in political science and Hispanic studies from the University of Michigan-Dearborn in April 2012.

Her broad research interests include political philosophy and education, the place of liberal education in liberal society, tensions between humanity and citizenship, the history of political thought, pedagogical theory, and the internal politics of higher education institutions.

In her spare time, she acts as the department steward for GEU, co-directs the UM-Dearborn Honors Alumni Association, and regularly volunteers in the preparation department at the Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU.