Maggie Rocker

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Maggie is an MPA candidate and first-year teaching assistant in the Department of Political Science. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama in May 2016 after double majoring in journalism and political science. During her undergraduate career she volunteered with the University of Alabama’s student newspaper, The Crimson White, eventually serving as Associate Editor.

Education

BA in Communication | The University of Alabama | 2016 | Journalism, Political Science

Of Note

-Graduated summa cum laude from The University of Alabama

-Achieved President’s List for eight consecutive semesters

-Member of Alabama chapter of Kappa Tau Alpha, an honor society for the top 10 percent of journalism and mass communication students

Research Interests

Maggie is interested in how racial and economic disparities affect social mobility. She hopes to address observed inequities through public policy.