Meet the Authors

Alex Watson

Alex Watson

 

 

 

 

Alex Watson

Alex Watson is a high school student in Boca Raton, Florida. He enjoys playing sports and music, traveling, and hanging out with his friends. He coauthored the books Tsunami and The Crossing, the first in the Time Zone series, and is the editor of Let’s Write Together, the multivolume collection of short stories by kids who won the annual writing contest he created. His first book, Tsunami, was an International Book Award Finalist in the Young Adult Fiction category.

Robert P. Watson PhD

Robert P Watson PhD

 

 

Robert P. Watson, PhD.

Robert P. Watson, B.S., M.P.A., PH.D., is a professor, author, media commentator and community activist who joined the faculty of Lynn University in 2007 after spending 15 years teaching at other universities around the country. He has published more than 30 books and hundreds of scholarly articles, book chapters, and encyclopedia/reference essays. Watson has co-convened a half-dozen national conferences on the American presidency, moderated political debates and forums and delivered more than one thousand keynote addresses, town hall programs and lectures to civic, professional and community groups. His work in the community also includes founding three non-profit think tanks dedicated to civic education, political reform, and fact-checking campaign lies. A frequent media commentator, Watson has been interviewed thousands of times by local, national and international television, radio, print and online outlets, including CNN, MSNBC, Time, USA Today, The New York Times, the BBC and others, and has appeared on C-SPAN’s “Book TV,” “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” CNN’s “Inside Politics with Judy Woodruff,” Fox’s “Special Report with Brit Hume” and more. Watson also serves as the official political analyst for WPTV 5 (NBC), writes a Sunday column for the Sun-Sentinel newspaper and is regular guest on a number of other media programs, including “Issues” on WPBT 2 (PBS).