Honors College News

Give to Blue Day is Wednesday, March 13Inaugural day of giving set for March 13
ISU Newsroom  •  February 6, 2019

"Sycamores will be called on to show their Indiana State University pride while impacting current and future students through financial contributions made during the inaugural Give to Blue Day on March 13. The day of giving, which was officially announced by university officials during the Founders Day program (Feb. 6), will allow internal and external constituents an opportunity to showcase their pride for the university by giving back to Indiana State." READ MORE

Garrett Short
Seizing Opportunity
STATE Magazine  •  October 1, 2018

"No one at Indiana State University should be surprised when senior Garrett Short’s name appears in Indiana Statesman sports articles. Or his voice is heard on WZIS. Or they spot his handy work while watching ESPN3. And this summer, Short expanded his fan base when he left campus for an internship with KBJR 6, an NBC station in Duluth, Minn., along Lake Superior." READ MORE

Abigail Grider
Kingdom of the West
STATE Magazine  •  September 1, 2018

"A study abroad experience in Morocco inspires a yearning to learn more in economics major Abigail Grider." As an Honors student, Grider is pursuing a double major in economics and language studies and a certification in teaching English as a second language. READ MORE

State Dance MarathonSycamores in Charge
STATE Magazine  •  September 1, 2018

"Indiana State students make their mark on campus — and in the community — by applying what they’re learning in the classroom or their life’s passions." READ MORE

2018 President's ScholarsPresident's Scholars Announced for 2018-19
ISU Newsroom  •  August 6, 2018

"The President's Scholarship, awarded to 20 incoming freshmen, provides full in-state tuition and premium housing and has a total four-year value of more than $78,000. The recipients are chosen based on their academic performance in high school, personal accomplishments and interviews during an on-campus visit." READ MORE

2018 University Honors Scholars24 Incoming Freshmen Selected for University Honors Scholarship
ISU Newsroom  •  August 6, 2018

"The students chosen for these competitive scholarships demonstrated high levels of academic achievement throughout high school and during an on-campus interview process. The scholarship provides full in-state tuition for four years." READ MORE

Honors Alumni: Heavenly Goodrum-Mitchell

Alumni Profile: Heavenly Goodrum-Mitchell, BA '14 and GR '18
STATE Magazine  •  August 1, 2018

"After graduating from Indiana State just a few years ago, Heavenly Goodrum-Mitchell has risen fast in the corporate ranks of the largest cabinet-maker in North America, MasterBrand. And she attributes her quick ascent to being a Sycamore." READ MORE

2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience

Photo Gallery: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
ISU Photography Services  •  Summer 2018

Honors College students participated in the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE). SURE gives undergraduate students an opportunity to spend 10 weeks working on research projects with ISU faculty mentors. VIEW PHOTOS

STATE Magazine Alumni Profile: Desiree Edwards

Alumni Profile: Desiree Edwards, '15
STATE Magazine  •  July 1, 2018

"Desiree Edwards hails from a small town in Illinois, but she taps her rich cultural and diversity experiences as a HR generalist at Briljent, an organization rooted in adult learning, instructional design and training delivery." READ MORE

2018 Alumni Association Awards

Top Seniors Honored
ISU Newsroom  •  May 30, 2018

"Indiana State University honored its top seniors for their outstanding dedication and leadership on campus and in the community." The 2018 recipients of the Daniel J. Bradley Medal for Leadership, Scholarship and Service, the Alan C. Rankin Distinguished Senior Award, and the Hines Memorial Medal were Honors students. READ MORE

State Magazine: A Means to Flourish

A Means to Flourish
STATE Magazine  •  March 1, 2018

"When you’re in Honors, everything just means more — wider perspectives, deeper connections, stronger relationships." The Indiana State University Board of Trustees voted to transition the University Honors Program to an Honors College on December 15, 2017. READ MORE