We are happy to announce that Liz Taylor has joined the Honors community! As Associate Advisor, Liz's primary focus will be individual advising and long-range planning so that Honors requirements are completed efficiently. Her diverse work experience will also provide invaluable support to University Honors Student Association activities and fundraisers, signature events such as the Honors Spring Trip and the Pizza with Professors series, and Honors orientations. TO MAKE AN ADVISING APPOINTMENT, please access Liz's calendar to choose a day and time that works for you:
The Convocation is the University Honors Program's annual gathering of new and returning Honors students and all the faculty and staff across campus with whom we collaborate and on whom we depend. We invite you to celebrate the 2014-2015 academic year with us on Wednesday, September 17, at 5:00 in Reeve 306!
Welcome, Honors Freshmen, to UW Oshkosh and to the University Honors Program (UHP). We are holding orientations especially for you from September 8 through 12; please choose from one of the following dates:
The University Honors Program is now located in Oviatt House (842 Algoma Boulevard) on the first floor.
Dr. Don Dingledine (Department of English), whose Honors courses in 2013 included English 229: Honors African American Literature and HNRS 275: Culture Connection, is this year's winner of the Outstanding Teaching Award.
Musician, composer, and playwright STEW received a Doctorate of Humane Letters at Commencement on May 17, 2014. Stew, who has visited UW Oshkosh twice since his premier Oshkosh engagement (How to Get to Broadway by Accident) in November 2011, has presented public lectures; taught literature courses, Culture Connection classes, and a music convocation; met with student groups; and given live performances. Stew was nominated for the honorary degree by University Honors Program faculty and staff.
The Honors Graduation Ceremony and Reception was held Tuesday, May 13, in Reeve 227A at 5:30. It is on this occasion that the following twenty-eight Spring 2014 graduates, all of whom successfully completed the Honors curriculum, received their Honors Medallions or Certificates from the Chancellor:
Please join us May 5, 6, and 7 when twelve UHP Seniors present their Thesis projects at the Spring 2014 Honors Thesis Symposia:
The UHP and the University Honors Student Association are cosponsoring a fabulous day in Chicago!
Bring a friend and join us for free pizza at this University Honors Student Association signature event! Dr. Sarinda Taengnoi and Dr. David Siemers are this semester's featured guests.
Please view Debbie Gray Patton's calendar to schedule a time to meet:
Congratulations, Fall 2013 Honors Graduates! Five UHP Students Awarded Honors Medallions on Monday, December 9
The UHP is proud to announce that the following five students completed the Honors curriculum and graduated from UW Oshkosh Fall 2013:
The University Honors Student Assn. invites you to welcome Dr. Szydlik, Associate Professor of Mathematics and UHP Council Chair, on Thursday, November 21, in Dempsey 206 at 5:30. As always, lots of free pizza is a part of this UHP tradition. Bring a friend!
This fall's Thesis projects will be presented on Tuesday, December 3, in Reeve 306 beginning at 4:30:
Passing Strange will be screened on Thursday, October 10, at 7:00 in Sage 1232.
Nearly two years after he traced his accidental path to Broadway and encouraged us to share our own personal stories, Stew will be back in town on Thursday, October 17, at 7:00 p.m. in Reeve 227BC.
Please join us for the UHP's 11th Annual Convocation at 5:00pm in Pollock Alumni House.
Join us for a chance to complete Honors 275: Culture Connection in London, England!
Congratulations, Fall 2013 Honors Associates and Graduates!
You are cordially invited to join the University Honors Program as these 14 Honors Seniors present their Thesis projects: