Honors Activities

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Honors Activities The fall semester has been full of activities. See what your friends and classmates are doing and be sure to check the Honors webpage for events this spring.

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Build Your Own Canjo

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Build Your Own Canjo What’s a canjo, you ask? Watch Prof. Zeke Leonard’s Ted Talk, “Playing with Trash” to find out, and then be one of the first nine Honors students to sign up to make your own canjo with Prof. Leonard on Wednesday, September 21 from 2:15pm to 3:45pm in Smith Hall room 115.…

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Ice Cream Sundae Bar

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Ice Cream Sundae Bar Come join Honors on the last day of classes for an Ice Cream Sundae Bar! Wednesday, May 4, 2022 from 11AM to 2PM Atrium outside 306 Bowne Hall

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Explore Sport, History and Culture in Australia

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Explore Sport, History and Culture in Australia Honors students are invited apply to Professor Rick Burton’s short term study abroad experience: SPM 300/SOC 300 Australia: Sport, History and Culture. Students will be offered Australia’s unique opportunities to experience a rich cultural exchange and fascinating historical exploration…all mixed with a population’s passionate love for sport that…

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Honors Students Receive Study Abroad Grants

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Honors Students Receive Study Abroad Grants Twenty six Honors students were recently awarded grants to support their travel to study abroad destinations for the spring 2022 semester. Honors Study Abroad grants provide one-time funding of up to $ 1,500 to Honors students in good standing in the Program, to help defray the costs of studying…

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Honors Hosts Annual Research Fair

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Honors Hosts Annual Research Fair On a beautiful Friday kicking off Family Weekend, Honors hosted the annual student Research Fair in the Bowne Hall 3rd Floor Atrium, where a hearty to-go lunch was served. Research is a critical part of the Honors experience, and 18 seniors in the Honors Program devoted their time with juniors…

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Honors Celebrates Together!

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Honors Celebrates Together! On Sunday, August 29th, nearly 300 Honors faculty, staff and new students gathered to celebrate the arrival of the Class of ’25 to campus. After the programming, students enjoyed a warm take-out meal to nourish their energies after an exhilarating Opening Weekend. Honors students Gretchen Coleman ’22, Veronica Bucci, ’22 and Dominic…

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Welcome Honors Class of ’25!

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Honors is thrilled to welcome more than 250 new students to the program! The Honors staff enjoyed meeting families as they helped with move-in at Sadler, where the Honors Learning Community resides. Staff were delighted to meet so many students and families who visited during our Open House. The Honors team is excited to support…

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