Ph.D Candidate in Political Science
B.A., Government, Wofford College, 2011
Marjorie began the PhD program at Baylor in the fall of 2012. She graduated summa cum laude from Wofford College in 2011, where she received her Bachelor's Degree in Government, with concentrations in Political Thought and International Politics. She also received the 2012 Government Department award. While an undergraduate, she was an Intercollegiate Studies Institute Honors Fellow 2009-2010, and attended numerous ISI-Liberty Fund Colloquia. Before attending Baylor, Marjorie worked at the Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C. At Baylor, Marjorie plans to pursue her interests in ancient, early modern, and contemporary political theory, especially Plato, Aristotle, and Machiavelli. She also hopes to deepen her understanding of the relationship between politics and literature, particularly in regard to Homer, Shakespeare, Henry Adams, and Walker Percy.