Jordan Spillane is a fourth-year Emory College student who seeks to embody the tenets of a liberal education through his academic and campus life involvement. Jordan is pursuing his research interest in American political economics. As a research and teaching assistant, resident adviser, and Student Alumni Board member, Jordan centers his campus life activities on the facilitation of interactions between disparate groups across the University. The IDEAS Fellowship has given Jordan the opportunity to think about and affect liberal education systemically based on his belief that academics and campus life are inextricable