Andrew Albor

Andrew Albor is a senior in Columbia College majoring in Political Science with a focus on American Politics and Political Theory, as well as a concentration in East Asian Languages and Cultures. He is a first-generation college student passionate about issues such as wealth inequality, criminal justice, immigration, and campaign finance reform. On campus, he is the President of the Political Science Students Association, a student organization that provides interested political science majors with educational and professional events focused on building student-professor dialogue and communication. He is also a member of the Academic Awards Committee, which awards the Mark Van Doren Award for Teaching and the Lionel Trilling Book Award to members of Columbia faculty. Andrew is excited to join the Freedom & Citizenship Program as an undergraduate teaching assistant to help students interact with texts from Core Curriculum and draw connections to some of the most pressing issues of our time.