Three Political Science Students Selected to Attend 2014 Bush School Public Service Institute

November 19, 2014

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Three political science students at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi were among the 25 who were selected to be 2014 Bush School Fellows at the Public Service Institute to be held November 20-21 at Texas A&M University-College Station.  

 The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi students selected were:

  • Trevor Deason, a Senior Political Science major with a minor in Pre-Law. Deason is currently an intern at the Office of Congressman Blake Farenthold.
  • Regina Salinas, a Senior Political Science major with minor in Public Relations and a member of the Texas A&M Corpus Christi cross country and track team.
  • My Thi Ha Bui, a Junior Economics and Political Science major with a minor in Pre-Law, is an international student from Vietnam.

Each year, the prestigious Bush School of Government & Public Service at Texas A&M University hosts an annual Public Service Institute for Texas A&M University system school undergraduates. Students are nominated by campus faculty and liaisons who have identified them as future public servants interested in the fields of nonprofits, government agencies (local, state and federal), national security agencies, private industry with a public interest, government contractors, international NGOs, think tanks, and more. 

Attendees must have 45 or more hours completed, hold a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, show leadership skills and a commitment to diversity, and demonstrate an interest in the stated fields.