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Tag: University Honors and Scholars

Ashley Crickard

May 13, 2022

Spotlight on Our Students: Ashley Crickard

By Chester Brewer In this edition of Spotlight on Our Students, we were able to talk with Ashley Crickard, a fourth-year student majoring in mechanical engineering, about her undergraduate research focus and her recent Goldwater Scholarship award.  UHSP: Ashley, first of all, congratulations on your recent Goldwater Scholarship award — we’re really proud of you!… 

May 12, 2022

Spotlight on Our Students: Caleb Keaveney

The University Honors and Scholars Program recently spoke with Caleb Keaveny about the recent Goldwater award he received and how he plans to use the funds for his research on planetary atmospheres. 

A group of six students who won the Richard Blanton Award

May 9, 2022

UHSP Announces Spring 2022 Richard L. Blanton Outstanding Capstone Award Recipients

Six amazing students in the University Honors and Scholars Program recently received the spring 2022 Richard L. Blanton Outstanding Capstone award. 

Noor Shehata and Sydney Gyurek

May 6, 2022

Spring 2022 Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar Award Winners Announced

The University Honors and Scholars Program has bestowed the 2022 Alex Miller Outstanding University Scholar award to Sydney Gyurek and Noor Shehata. 

Ben Masters wearing a mask and gloves, working in the lab

May 5, 2022

Spotlight on Our Students: Ben Masters

The University Honors and Scholars Program (UHSP) interviews Ben Masters, a senior majoring in chemistry who plans to pursue a Ph.D. at the University of Chicago after graduation. 

A wolf statue with the embedded words "Congratulations Graduates"

Apr 15, 2022

Congratulations to the UHSP Graduates of 2022

The University Honors and Scholars Program recognizes its spring 2022 graduates. 

Anne Auten

Apr 6, 2022

Anne Auten on the Importance of Women’s Literature

The University Honors and Scholars Program recently spoke with Anne Auten, English lecturer and TH!NK faculty fellow, about her honors seminar and women's literature. 

Aerial view of the Honors and Scholars Village, also known as the Quad

Apr 5, 2022

2022 Spirit of the Village Award Winners Recognized

The award is given to residents in Living and Learning Villages who embody the true spirit of their village and exemplify the characteristics, ideals and qualities of that community.   

Paul Fyfe

Mar 29, 2022

Fyfe Publishes Article on Writing with AI

University Honors and Scholars Program instructor publishes findings from class experiment. 

Aerial view of the Honors and Scholars Village, also known as the Quad

Feb 9, 2022

A Critical Inquiry of Horror Fiction with Professor Thomas Phillips

Professor Thomas Phillips of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences discusses his honors seminar, The Power of Horror: Horror Fiction and Film.