The honors program is designed to stimulate and challenge academically talented students, providing them with an opportunity to excel and achieve their educational goals
The program allows students to:
- explore new ideas
- engage in creative activities
- research areas of interest
- sharpen skills
- become independent learners
- collaborate with experienced faculty
Honors program courses are defined by small class size and are based on exploration and discussion of a variety of theories and perspectives.
Honors students have the opportunity to publish scholarly works through the Honors Journal. The journal is housed electronically by the Billington Library and is part of the college's open source efforts to make research freely available.