The Department of Political Science answers the call given by the Church for articulating a true understanding of the integration of faith, reason, and culture. The social, political, economic, and legal orders, including cultural and scientific achievements, will be examined from the perspective of a Catholic understanding of the human person, his social relationships, and his final end in God.
For Diego Araujo ’17, Franciscan University prepared him for a life of ministering to youth and young adults in need of positivity in their lives.“Franciscan was a greenhouse that helped… read more
While at Franciscan, Kevin Arkoosh, served a summer internship on Capitol Hill for U.S. Senator James E. Risch (R-ID). Today, Arkoosh works full-time for Senator Risch as a legislative assistant,… read more
Michelle Ginter says her passion for sacred and ecclesiastical architecture was “a natural fruit” of her time as a double major in Franciscan University of Steubenville’s Theology and Humanities and… read more
No one can say senior political science major Dan Woltornist doesn’t come by his conservative political philosophy honestly.The grandson of not one, but two Russian immigrants who separately fled the… read more
Ever since he was 4 years old and growing up in Mount Angel, Oregon, Dave Mayer knew he wanted to be a police officer. Not just because of his dad’s… read more
When Kaitlyn Hoffman chose to major in social work, she didn’t know much about the profession. She did know, however, that a social worker must be willing to serve others… read more