Honors Fall Convocation: An Annual Tradition Since 2003
Fall 2015 Honors Convocation: Dr. Norlisha Crawford
Dr. Crawford is Associate Professor, Department of English, as well as Director of the African American Studies Program.
Her keynote, "Meditations on the Nexus of Race, Identity, and Courage in the U.S. in the Twenty-first Century," was presented on September 16, 2015, in Pollock House.
Fall 2014 Honors Convocation: Dr. Suzanne Marnocha
Dr. Marnocha (College of Nursing) presented "Sharing Our Family Stories" on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, in Reeve Union 306.
Fall 2013 Honors Convocation: Dr. Steve Szydlik
Dr. Szydlik (Department of Mathematics and Chair of the Honors Council) asked everyone in the audience to consider "Taking the Scenic Route: Roadside Attractions, Discrete Mathematics, and Your Honors Experience."
The presentation took place on Thursday, September 19, 2013, at 5:00 in Pollock House.
Fall 2012 Honors Convocation: Dr. Marguerite Helmers
On September 18, 2012, the UHP held its tenth annual Fall Convocation in Pollock House. The keynote speaker, Dr. Marguerite Helmers from the Department of English, presented "'There and Back Again': Travels in Scholarship."
Fall 2011 Honors Convocation: Dr. Dennis Rioux
On September 19, 2011, Dr. Dennis Rioux (Department of Physics & Astronomy, Honors faculty, and Honors Council member) presented "Is the Honors Program There When Nobody Looks?: Learning via Quantum Entanglement."
Fall 2010 Honors Convocation: Dr. Don Dingledine
Dr. Don Dingledine (Department of English, Honors faculty, and Honors Council member)
September 23, 2010
"'In Landlessness Alone Resides the Highest Truth': Or, at Sea with the UHP" (pdf)
Fall 2009 Honors Convocation: Dr. Laurence Carlin
Dr. Laurence Carlin (Department of Philosophy, Honors faculty, and Honors Council member)
September 22, 2009
"Uncomfortable Choices: Making the Honors Program--and Your Head--a Happy Place to Live" (pdf)
Fall 2008 Honors Convocation: Dr. Simon Sibelman
Dr. Simon P. Sibelman (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures and Honors faculty member)
September 18, 2008
"Responsibility in an Irresponsible World"
Fall 2007 Honors Convocation: Dr. Todd Sandrin
Dr. Todd Sandrin (Department of Biology)
September 19, 2007
"(Nearly) Everything I Wish I Had Known When I Was Where You Are"
Fall 2006 Honors Convocation: Dr. Marshall Missner
Dr. Marshall Missner (Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy)
September 21, 2006
"The Secret Life of Honors Classes"
Fall 2005 Honors Convocation: Dr. Franca Barricelli
Dr. Franca Barricelli (Department of History, COLS Dean's Office, and Honors faculty member) (pdf)
September 20, 2005
"Forgetting Your Career: Making the Most of the University Honors Program"
Fall 2004 Honors Convocation: Dr. Susan McFadden
Dr. Susan McFadden (Professor Emerita, Department of Psychology) (pdf)
September 16, 2004
"Spaces, Times, and Relationships: What You Will Remember from Your Years at UW Oshkosh"
Fall 2003 Convocation: Dr. Baron Perlman
Dr. Barry Perlman (Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology) (pdf)