Honors College

Announcement    Friday, June 26, 2020
Political Science professor Dr. Steven Elliott-Gower has been recently incorporating the Council for Foreign Relations’ Model Diplomacy national security role-playing simulations in his classes. In a 2020 article published in the peer-reviewed journal Honors in Practice, he concluded, “The crisis scenarios, the applied research, the discussions, the role-playing, the teamwork, and the in-class and written reflections made for a successful, engaging, and high-impact honors class.”...
Announcement    Friday, May 15, 2020
Honors Program publishes 2019-20 newsletter, featuring student success stories, an interview with the honors founding director Dr. John Sallstrom, and more.
Announcement    Thursday, March 5, 2020
The National Scholarships Office will be offering two info sessions on the Fulbright US Student Program. On March 9 at 5PM in Lanier Hall 200, we'll be talking about the Fulbright Study/Research Grant, which funds study and research abroad. For this award, recipients will design their own projects and will typically work with advisers at foreign universities or other institutes of higher education, either working towards a degree abroad or completing an independent research project...
Announcement    Monday, March 2, 2020
On behalf of the Honors College Dean Search Committee, I would like to invite you to join us for an open forum with each of our three finalists for this position. Here are the following dates, times, and locations of the forums: Wednesday, March 4th from 3:15-4:15 (MSU Banquet Room A) Thursday, March 12th from 3:15-4:15 (MSU Banquet Room A) Friday, March 13th from 3:15-4:15 (MSU Banquet Room A) Each finalist will be presenting on Developing an Honors College within a public liberal...
Announcement    Monday, January 13, 2020
The Fulbright UK Summer Institute is now accepting applications from current freshmen and sophomores who can demonstrate: Strong academic ability (Must have 3.7 or higher GPA) Ambassadorial skills Intercultural sensitivity Genuine desire to learn more about the UK and to share aspects of American culture Extracurricular activities Community involvement Leadership potential The Fulbright UK Summer Institutes are fully funded summer study abroad program in the United Kingdom...
Announcement    Thursday, February 27, 2020
Georgia College will host the Georgia Collegiate Honors Council Annual Meeting this weekend. Almost 100 honors student from 15 honors programs around the state will present research and scholarly work. Podium presentations will be 8:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. and poster presentations will be 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m., all on the first floor of Atkinson Hall.
Announcement    Monday, February 10, 2020
Letters of recommendation are necessary for grad school and scholarship applications, but asking your professors for them can be intimidating and overwhelming. It doesn't have to be! Come, learn more about the dos and don'ts of asking for letters, as well as how to help your professor write you the best possible letter, at the Letter of Recommendation Workshop February 17 at 5 p.m. in Lanier Hall, room 200.