News from the Honors College

Three Honors College Students Nominated for Truman Scholarship

Honors College juniors Emily Strobaugh, Hallie Nelson and Matthew Preisser have been nominated for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship. The Truman Scholarship Program was...   Read More

Four Honors Students Nominated for Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

The prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program was established to provide scholarships to outstanding students who intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural...   Read More

Honors College Hosts Alternative Spring Break

Honors College Alternative Spring Break Where: Project Horseshoe Farm, Greensboro, AL When: Saturday March 11 – Wednesday March 15, 2017 Upperclassmen and transfer students will be given preference, a...   Read More

Undergraduate Poster Presentation Winner

Honors College student Carrie Hill won second place in the Undergraduate Poster Presentation, during the 2016 Professional Agricultural Workers Conference-Student Competition held at Tuskegee...   Read More

Auburn Expands Core Curriculum Abroad Program in Rome

This summer, Auburn University students discovered calculus through Michelangelo and geology through Roman rocks in their classrooms inside a 13th century Italian palace. Next summer...   Read More

Auburn Honors College senior Sarah Pitts finalist for Rhodes Scholarship

Auburn University senior Sarah Pitts is a finalist for the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship. If awarded, she will be among 32 U.S. students to receive...   Read More

U.K. and Ireland Scholarship Nominees

Nine Auburn University students are among the nominees for the nation’s top postgraduate honors, including the Rhodes, Marshall and Mitchell scholarships. Students awarded these...   Read More

Alumna Update: Jamesa Stokes

Jamesa Stokes, an 2014 Honors College graduate in Physics, was recently named a NASA Graduate Aeronautic Scholar. Currently a student at Pennsylvania State University, Jamesa is...   Read More

Summer Internship Feature: Meghan Durboraw

Honors College senior, and Honors Congress Vice President Meghan Durboraw was featured for her summer internship work on two different news stations. Be sure...   Read More

Shakespeare Goes to Hogwarts or MeMe and the Bard’s Stone

A number of Honors students took part in this year’s “Summer in London Program,” an intensive six-week study abroad program hosted through the College...   Read More

Silhouette of Samford, Hargis, oaks, with tiger, eagle