Dr. Allan Saxe is a charismatic and very opinionated political science professor. This semester marks his 50th anniversary with UTA. His student adore him claiming he “makes government fun” and give him high ratings on www.ratemyprofessor.com. Aside from teaching, he is well known for his generous financial gifts as a philanthropist in the Arlington community. He has given away most of his money and lives strictly from his current salary, while still giving what he can. He is also a writer and political commentator on KRLD radio. He also calls himself a philosopher and enjoys coffee and ice cream. He has no plans to retire and says he doesn’t want the university to search for any replacement any time soon.