Hey everyone and welcome back to the home stretch of the spring 2016 semester! As we enter the final few weeks of school, the honors program would like to introduce this year’s Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Lauri McNown. Dr. McNown is a political scientist who received her PhD at C.U. Boulder. Her main academic interests lie in the […]
About Sam Bennetts
What is there to tell? People call me Sam. I am originally from Golden, Colorado, and my hobbies include climbing, biking, hiking. I am currently studying computer science, geography, and French, though I am quite interested in all fields of study! I chose to pursue a position on the Honors Student Advisory Board in order to help facilitate networking among students who are equally excited about school as I am. I love meeting new people, and am always happy to chat with anyone who is interested in learning more about our program! All the best, Sam
Toluwanimi Obiwole is a Nigerian-born, Colorado-raised poet. Currently a senior here at CU, Tolu is an ethnic studies major and poetry editor for the school’s Honors Journal. As a member of the 2013-2014 Minor Disturbance youth poetry team, Tolu became a Brave New Voices international poetry festival champion and finalist. In 2015, she was announced Denver’s inaugural Youth Poet Laureate. Now, Tolu works with […]
Are you interested in writing an honors thesis? Do you want to learn more about what an honors thesis is and what writing one involves? Come to the Honors Thesis Symposium to hear from students who have just defended their theses and find out more about how to get started on yours. The following students […]
Honor, Gender, and Violence: A Recap of Jennifer Fluri’s Lecture on Conflict Mediation in Afghanistan
After just a few minutes of listening to Jennifer Fluri’s lecture on gender and conflict mediation in Afghanistan, I was shocked by the drastic differences between the culture outside our doors and Afghan culture. Despite hearing about Afghanistan on an almost weekly basis for the last decade, I was astounded at how uneducated I was […]
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