Check out what our students did for this year's virtual CURC Showcase!

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Congrats to the Honors Faculty Award Winners!

Honors Prof of the Year Award: Denise Apodaca

Honors Adviser of the Year Award:  Shivon Pontious

Events

Honors Freshman Fall Welcome

Honors Freshman Fall Welcome

Honors Graduation Recognition Ceremony

Honors Graduation Recognition Ceremony

Every fall the Honors Program invites faculty members to share their career paths, specific research interests, and life experiences with students. All the faculty firesides are held in the Honors Fireside Lounge. Please sign up using this Google Doc. There is a max limit of 15 students per Chat. Seats will be released every Friday at NOON for the following weeks Chats

Fall 2021 Firesides

Date Time Name (Department) Title
9/13 5:00pm Don Mykles (Biology) What’s a Marine Biologist doing in Colorado?
9/14 4:00pm Judy Heiderscheidt (Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences) The revolving door of opportunity…how I ended up with a rat in my bed.
9/15 5:00pm Anne Scott (Honors) Making a Difference, but How? Helping our Neighbors, and the World, One Small Step at a Time.
9/16 5:00pm Aaron Escobedo (Collaborative for Student Achievement) Living a life of passion: Finding meaning as both a process and a goal
9/22 4:00pm Kalyn Bonn, (Asian Pacific American Cultural Center) Identifying as an APIDA (Asian Pacific Islander Desi American) at CSU
9/23 4:00pm Shane B. Kanatous (Biology) How do study abroad experiences help in research?
9/28 4:00pm Beth Seymour (Communication Studies) ACT Human Rights Film Festival
9/29 4:00pm Marti Amberg (Psychology) “Honest mom and dad, my professor told me to goof off this weekend”
10/5 4:00pm Tanya Dewey (Biology) Bats and the Impact of White Nose Syndrome
10/7 5:00pm Joanna Doxey (English/Honors) Creative Writing and Eco-poetry
10/12 4:00pm Anne Merie Merline (Honors) Human and Environmental Sustainability
10/13 4:00pm John Pippen (Music) Social Privilege in the Musical Community
10/14 5:00pm Phillip Quirk (Neuroscience) Scientific Career Paths
10/19 4:00pm Ashley Davies (English/Honors) Contemporary African literature
10/21 4:00pm Jen Krafchick (HDFS) My experience as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the South Pacific
10/27 4:00pm Tori Anderson (Soil & Crop Sciences) Fun Times with Plant Genetics!
10/28 4:00pm Mary Swanson (The Institute for Learning & Teaching) Nationally Competitive Scholarships 101: An Introduction to Scholarships and Fellowships for Education Abroad, Internships and Post Graduate Work
11/3 7:00pm John Kitchens (Honors) Honors Professor of the Year Lecture – LSC Theatre
11/16 5:00pm Elliot Cooper (Collaborative for Student Achievement) How to Build a Social & Sustainable Business