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: Gerald Callahan

Honors Adviser of the Year Award:  Fred Hoerndli


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 unless otherwise noted. Please sign up to attend beforehand in the Honors Office.

Fall 2019 Firesides

Date Time Name (Department) Title
9/10 4:00pm Shane Kanatous (Biology) Winter Break in Honduras with Dolphins
9/17 4:30pm Don Mykles (Biology) What's a Marine Biologist Doing in Colorado?
9/24 4:00pm Anne Marie Merline (Honors) People, Planet, and Purpose: Why Climate Change Matters
9/30 4:00pm Caitlin Martin (CSU Health Network) Stress Less
10/3 3:30pm Karla Gingerich (Psychology) Ten countries, four months, and the experience of a lifetime: Semester at Sea
10/14 4:00pm Nicole Vieria (Honors) Get Outside
10/15 4:00pm Ryan Bailey (Civil & Environmental Engineering) Careers in Hydrologic Science
10/21 3:30pm Joseph DiVerdi (Chemistry) Why Experimental Science and Laboratory Courses are so *^&*$^ important to Society and to You
10/23 4:00pm Jim Hurrell (Engineering) Reflections on My Personal and Professional Journey to CSU
10/24 4:00pm Doug Sheflin (History) Fireside Chats & the Art of Presidential Communication
10/28 4:30pm Jen Krafchik (Honors) Peace Corps Experience in the Solomon Islands
10/30 4:00pm Mary Swanson (TILT) Nationally Competitive Scholarships 101: An Introduction to Scholarships and Fellowships for Education Abroad, Internships, and Post Graduate Work
11/4 4:00pm Brian Jones (Physics) Different Visions: How Different Animals See the World
11/6 4:00pm Deanne Seitz (Sign Language instructor) All Things Deaf
11/6 6:00pm Jana Raadik-Cotrell (Honors) Multiple Realities
11/12 7:00pm Gerald Callahan Honors Prof of the Year Lecture1
11/18 4:00pm Emily Moore (Art History) The Road Less Traveled: Finding your Niche School and Life


1The Honors Prof of the Year Lecture will be held in the LSC Theatre

Thesis Presentations List

Kellen Harp

Major: Accounting and Finance
Title: Are CLOs the New CDOs? A Look Into Whether Collateralized Debt Obligations Could Cause the Next Financial Crisis
Location: Online via Microsoft Teams
Date and Time: 5/28/2020 2:00:00 PM