Get Involved with Explorations

Applications for the 2023-2024 class of Explorations Board Members open August 15 and close October 4 at noon.


Explorations also welcomes research, scholarly, creative, and cover art submissions of general interest from Texas A&M undergraduate researchers in any discipline. Submit a synopsis by February 7 at noon.


Founded in 2009 | 14 Volumes
15th Volume in Production

The Explorations journal showcases the most cutting-edge, original, and student-driven scholarship by undergraduates pursuing intellectual and aesthetic experiences outside of the classroom. The undergraduate work chosen for publication will highlight curiosity, innovation, and independence, all core values of the university’s current Quality Enhancement Plan, Aggies Commit to Life-long Learning. Recently published articles have been from a wide range of academic fields and disciplines in the humanities, the STEM fields, and creative works.

Submissions are open to all undergraduate students from all disciplines who have conducted research or creative scholarship under faculty mentorship at Texas A&M University. Explorations uses a double blind referee process. Approximately 15-20% of submissions are accepted for publication each year.

Students: Get Involved!

Opportunities are open to all undergraduate students. You can be part of a leadership and learning community!

Become a board member, submit your research, or submit your cover artwork.


Faculty: Get Involved!

Mentor an undergraduate researcher and encourage them to apply to the board and/or to submit to the journal.

To become a faculty reviewer for the journal, complete the Faculty Reviewer Form.