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Tristan Hightower

Student Assistant


Hometown – Farragut, TN

Tristan is a student in the Chancellor’s Honors Program and the College of Arts and Sciences. He is majoring in Political Science with a departmental honors concentration and is minoring in History. In the Summer of 2015, he was funded by the Office of Undergraduate Research in coordination with the Department of Political Science to study the effects of amicus briefs in the Supreme Court. He spent Fall of 2015 studying abroad in London and traveling independently throughout Europe.  Tristan has served on the Honors Council Events Committee, as an Honors Mentor, and as an Honors Ambassador throughout his time at the university.


Class of 2018

BA Political Science

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