The Department of Social Sciences is home to Geography, Geographic Information Science, Political Science, Political Science with a Pre-Law Concentration, Sociology, and The Waggonner Center. Our disciplines study a wide range of individual, institutional, and social behavior, and provide a means of gaining intellectual approaches that will be rewarding for a lifetime as well as a degree that will lead to many exciting career options.

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Fall Quarter 2012


Thursday, September 6th: First Day of Classes

Friday, September 21st: Last Day to Register for Fall Graduation

Constitution Day Lecture, Dr. James W. Ceaser, from the University of Virginia, Thursday, September 21st, 10:15 am, Howard Auditorium

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Pi Gamma Mu

Social Sciences Honor Society at Louisiana Tech. Open to all Juniors and Seniors of any major

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