Honors Contract Courses

Honors is introducing contract courses!  This is an opportunity for you to turn any course you are taking into an Honors course (and have it count as an Honors course!).  By collaborating with a faculty member to engage in a course, you can explore more in-depth, independent research, and potentially present your work on campus, or at regional and national conferences.  Contract course are a great way to work more closely with faculty in your field.  See our 'contract courses' page for details..

Honors News

Black and White: Narratives of the Civil Rights Movement

Feb 12, 2020

Feb 10, 2020, 10:00 AM to Mar 28, 2020, 4:00 PM Community Folk Art Center (CFAC) The exhibition developed from the Fall 2019 African American Studies and Honors seminar, Photography of the Civil Rights Era,…

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Cross-Cultural Communications Workshop

Feb 11, 2020

Earn civic engagement hours as you learn! Workshop will be held Friday, March 6th from 1-4pm, location TBD Despite decades of globalization and multiculturalism, misconceptions about those deemed “culturally different” prevail, often leading to​ conflict.…

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Australia 2020 Informational Meeting

Feb 4, 2020

Brief informational meeting set for 6pm, Thursday, Feb. 6 in Falk 411. Pizza will be served. Visiting Australia is an unforgettable experience that many people talk about pursuing, but never do. Here’s a chance to…

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Honors Thesis Exhibition — Please Come!

Feb 3, 2020

Please join Shannon Ferguson and the Honors Community at her thesis exhibition Smith Hall 117 Opening Reception February 7, 2020 5-8pm  This exhibition showcases interactive and multi-sensory works that deal with touch in relation to…

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Apply to Present at ACC Meeting of the Minds

Jan 24, 2020

Every year, a group of six undergraduates from Syracuse join students from the 14 other institutions in the ACC to showcase their work, learn from peers at other colleges and universities, and network among scholars…

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Happy Holidays from the Honors Program

Dec 8, 2019

May the pursuit of knowledge for the good of humanity span the globe. Professors Cathryn Newton and Samuel Gorovitz, and students from the honors course, Linked Lenses: Science, Philosophy and the Pursuit of Knowledge.

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Photography in the Civil Rights Era

Dec 7, 2019

Students in Professor Joan Bryant’s course, Photography in the Civil Rights Era, pose as they discuss their research at a poster presentation session. Students examined the role of photography in interpreting and documenting social, political, religious…

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Honors has development grants!

Have you ever wanted to attend a conference, professional training, or a program that would help you get ahead in your career but just couldn't swing the cost? Are you planning to study abroad and could use some extra funding to defray the costs while overseas?  Consider applying for a development grant from Honors!

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