Tylir Fowler, Temple University
Tylir Fowler is a rising senior at Temple University double majoring in political science and economics. As a multiple-time Dean’s List recipient, a member of Pi Sigma Alpha, and a political science honors student, he has excelled academically, and has an interest in researching health disparities, institutional racism, and economic inequality. Coming from a family with a history of fighting for political justice, Fowler has made it a goal to improve the lives of others. He worked on the 2018 congressional campaign of deputy mayor of labor for the city of Philadelphia, Rich Lazer, and continues to promote voter participation in Delaware County (Delco) through volunteer work with Delco Democrats. Tylir also involves himself with the A. Philip Randolph Institute in order to achieve racial justice in his community. After graduating, Tylir plans to pursue a doctoral degree in political science focusing on the political economy of healthcare. He hopes to bring about change in policy-making and political science discourse by bringing a new perspective on modern issues.