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News from the Honors College

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Honors Senior Caroline Orth Wins First Place "Arts and Humanities" Poster Award at NCHC Conference

Caroline Orth, a senior double majoring in English Literature and Creative Writing, presented a poster on her Honors thesis research in the student poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, Nov. 8-12 in Atlanta, GA. Caroline's research focuses on the analysis of feminist visual poetry. Her poster title was "Structures of Feeling: Visual Poetry of North American Women Since 1950," and focused on her archival work at the University of Buffalo and discoveries from the 2017 Concrete Poetry Conference at St. Bonaventure University.

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Hollings Undergraduate Scholar and UNCW Marine Biology Student Mallory Munden Wins Award for Outstanding Oral Presentation in the NOAA Science & Education Symposium

A total of 127 Ernest F. Hollings Scholars and 13 Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI) Undergraduate Scholars completed 10-week internships this summer at NOAA facilities from Maine to Hawaii. During the first week of August, NOAA Scholars presented their research and education-focused projects to an audience of NOAA scientists and their peers during the annual Science & Education Symposium in Silver Spring, Maryland.


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UNCW Honors Students Attend NOAA Hollings Scholarship Orientation

Amanda Ceroli, Hannah Whitaker, and Joshua Kraft pose in Silver Springs, MD at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) headquarters for their Hollings orientation. The NOAA Hollings Scholarship is a highly competitive national award that allows undergraduates to engage in funded hands-on research opportunities across the US. These three are our latest class; UNCW consistently produces Hollings scholars every year!



Honors Student Tiffany Ernst Receives Fulbright to Study in Netherlands


UNCW Honors Student to Teach in Germany With Help of Fulbright


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Honors Graduate Mary Jaskowiak Won $10,000 Challenge for Young Social Entrepreneurs



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