Honors Student Earns Gilman Scholarship
Honors Program Student Alex Schmitt received the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship.
Honors Ace Mentors (H.A.M.)
Through the Honors Ace Mentors (H.A.M.) outreach program, UE Honors students provide tutoring, cultural enrichment, and mentoring for students in the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation.
Darwin's Honors Project
Mechanical Engineering major, Darwin Cordovilla, studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for his Honors project exploring wind power generation as an alternative energy source.
Mason's Honors Project
For his project, honors student Mason Blankenship developed artificial intelligence software that can play the trading card game, Magic the Gathering.
Marjorie's Honors Project
For her honors project, music therapy student Marjorie Heideman designed a therapy program that helps people with impaired speech.
Marianne's Honors Project
Honors student Marianne Marcotte talks about her Honors project, which involved testing the effectiveness of drugs used by brain cancer patients.
Honors at UE
"I learned quickly that the Honors Program is more than just benefits like living in Powell Hall, registering first for classes, and getting an extra set of tassels at graduation. It offers me a reason to get up, get going, and do things. Important things."
– Bailey Hansen, UE Honors Program Student
Honors Program applications will continue to be reviewed as space in the Program allows. Students interested in applying for admission to the Honors Program are welcome to apply, but don’t delay. Honors applications, as well as access to our online application, are available by contacting Cherie Leonhardt at 812-488-2141 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Evansville Honors Program offers highly motivated and talented students the opportunity to participate in unique and stimulating academic experiences alongside peers and faculty who share the love of learning and desire to excel.
Accepting students from all majors, the Program provides curriculum which challenges students to maximize their potential in all areas of study and fosters independent thinking. Honors students are known for their passion and collegiality, and they serve as catalysts who propel the University’s academic excellence forward.
Participation in the Honors Program is rewarding both in and out of the classroom. Honors classes are interdisciplinary and are taught across the curriculum. The Program also offers a variety of activities which enhance learning, promote camaraderie, and expand the experience students receive at the University of Evansville.