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Alumni Spotlight: Celina Rosita Tousignant (A & S/PC, 2009)

June 4, 2019
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Alumni Spotlight: Celina Rosita Tousignant (A & S/PC, 2009)   What are you currently doing? Currently, I am working as a project manager at Mission Lane, a new financial services company founded in January providing…

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2019 Honors Thesis Prizes

June 4, 2019
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2019 Honors Thesis Prizes     The typical Honors Thesis Project is an outstanding piece of scholarly work. The threshold for receiving a prize, however, is extraordinarily high, and the choice is always difficult. Committees…

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Letter from the Director

June 4, 2019
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To the Community of Honors Program Alumni, Gazing from the window in my office in Bowne Hall, I see students soaking up a bit of sunshine on the quad. It has been a cool and…

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Honors Alum, Alexander Weiss (ECS ’12), Reflects on the Influence of an Honors class

December 3, 2018
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Honors Alum, Alexander Weiss (ECS ’12), Reflects on the Influence of an Honors class Alexander R. Weiss (ECS  ’12) has a library full of books and journals, from arcane treatises on science and engineering to…

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Megan Phan Awarded the Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics

October 12, 2018
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Megan Phan, Honors Program alumnus (Chemistry/Neuroscience, 2018), was awarded the 2018 First Prize in Ethics, from the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity. Her essay reflects on the Black Lives Matter and Blue Lives Matter social movements. The essay is written…

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Honors Alum Visit

September 20, 2018
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Dr. James Dunford (Syracuse University, 1972, Chemistry) stopped by Bowne Hall for a surprise visit this week. He was among the first students enrolled in the Honors Program. Dr. Dunford shared how important his Honors…

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