We've Upgraded our Capstone Project Archive!

  We have upgraded our Capstone project archive to the Syracuse University Library Research Database (SUrface)!  We are pleased to announce that our new Capstone project archive is ready to use. We have almost ten years of full Capstone projects to upload, and we are starting with the most recent years of alumni first.  We…

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Capstone Profile: Brian Steinberg (AS ’14)

Political Science and Policy Studies major Brian Steinberg (AS ’14) is researching the Singaporean opposition party and NGOs’ motivation to collaborate with the ruling regime and analyze the effectiveness of the strategy to spur liberalization and ultimately, democratization. Because touring Singapore for a brief five days while studying abroad in Hong Kong, did not give…

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Capstone Profile: Robert Murray (SH '14)

Robert Murray (HS ’14) has successfully completed (and early to boot!) his Capstone project, Where and Why Professional Football Players Are Coming from Certain Geographic Regions to be Drafted into the NFL. A soon to be graduate of Falk College’s Sports Management program, inspiration for his Capstone came from the September 17, 2010 60 Minutes…

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6 Capstone Project Myths Dispelled

Six Capstone Project Myths Dispelled Hi Honors Capstone Students! Since the Capstone proposal/update deadlines are upon us, we thought it might be helpful if we share with you some of the more common questions we get from anxious Honors students (and prospective Honors students) about the Capstone project in general. So when you encounter that…

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Seniors, Come One, Come All!

Welcome back for the big year! Time to kick it into high gear on your Capstone Project. This will be a challenging year for you, but the rewards will be great. To help smooth your path, we’re holding Honors Assemblies for all seniors on: Tuesday August 27 5:00 Watson Theater, Watson Hall Wednesday August 28…

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Calling All Juniors!

Welcome back and let’s dive in! Here’s where your Capstone journey begins. We are holding “Honors Assemblies” for all juniors on: Thursday August 29 5:00 Watson Theater, Watson Hall Wednesday Sept 4 5:00 Watson Theater, Watson Hall Attend one of these “Getting Started” sessions which will show you how to begin your Capstone Project. Of…

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Honors is on Vimeo

Honors has a Capstone channel on Vimeo!  Each year we have many amazing video and film submissions made by our Capstone students, that we needed a way to be able to feature and share them as fine examples of Honors quality work.  All you juniors, sophomores, and freshmen will benefit from being able to see…

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Trouble with writing?

Honors can help! Henry Jankiewicz is the Honors Program Writing Consultant. He can help you with all aspects of your writing, from brainstorming ideas, organizing them on paper, to producing a polished draft. He can assist you with short assignments, term papers, and your Capstone Project. Henry is a terrifically skilled editor and teacher. He…

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The Honors Reference Librarians!

Hello Honors Community! The Honors Program is now fortunate to have two reference librarians designated specifically to serve our students!  Below is a bit more about Camille and Abby. Please do bring any and all of your research questions to them as they are eager to help you! Camille Chesley and Abby Kasowitz-Scheer are pleased to serve…

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Alumna mentoring Laura Marsolek for her Capstone

 Posted on insidesu, The College of Arts & Sciences connected  jewelry historian Mary Gilbert Palmer ’65 with Honors Junior Laura Marsolek.  Read the whole thing … And remember, if you need advice on your Capstone, come and see us.  You never know where it will lead you!  

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