HON 215

HON 215 is the Honors first-year seminar. It introduces students in the University Honors Program to the rewards and responsibilities associated with earning an undergraduate degree, with an emphasis on Honors education. HON 215 is a Global Contexts course that fulfills CO11.

HON 215 allows Honors students to,

  • Build a community of scholars;
  • Attend and contribute to cultural events and academic presentations across campus;
  • Articulate scholarly ideas through effective written and oral communication;
  • Begin mentoring relationships with faculty;
  • Experience the "Honors difference."

Course activities include,

  • Service-learning;
  • Impromptu writing and speaking;
  • Faculty interview;
  • Competitive fellowship presentations;
  • Electronic portfolio and résumé;
  • Exploring University structure and services.