Honors Program

Events and Announcements

Upcoming Events:

Eastern European Popular Culture Film Series

February 10 - April 28

Free Pizza! Free Admission! All movies in this film series start at 6:15 pm in the Honors Center Student Lounge. Visit the Spring 2015 Movie Series tab for film descriptions & showtimes!

Finals Study Break

April 28, 29, & 30

Recent Events:

20th Century World History Film Series

February 4 - April 22

Free Pizza! Free Admission! All movies in this film series start at 6:15 pm in the Honors Center Student Lounge. Click here for film descriptions & showtimes or visit the Spring 2015 Movie Series tab! 

Spring Honors Showcase

Friday, April 10
Our semi-annual Honors Showcase will be held this spring on Friday, April 10th. Be sure to come and support your fellow Honors students as they present their finished Honors Projects in order to complete the requirements for their Honors Certificate and Medal. Click here to view the flyer. 

Honors Priority Registration

Starts April 6

IPFW Poster Symposium

Friday, March 27

Deadline for Applications: Feb 2, 2015

The Symposium is an excellent opportunity for students to present posters on research and creative endeavor to an audience of faculty and student peers. 

Women and Art: "Body Positive Art to Inspire and Empower" Meet & Greet with Carol Rossetti

Wednesday, March 25 at 3:00pm

Thursday, March 26 at 12:00pm

Carol Rossetti, a Brazilian feminist graphic artist, will be here for two informal meet-and-greets during her visit: Wednesday, March 25 from 3:00-4:00 and Thursday, March 26 from noon-1:00. Both meet-and-greets will take place in the Honors Program Center (Room 211). Food and snacks will be provided.  All students and faculty are welcome! Carol Rossetti will also be presenting a lecture "Body Positive Art to Inspire and Empower" on Wednesday, March 25 at 7:30pm in Rhinehart.

Admitted Students Day - Honors Program Open House

Saturday, March 21 at 5:00pm

We will be hosting an open house for all the admitted students who will be attending IPFW in the fall semester. 

March Madness Bracket Tournament

All brackets due by March 18th at 7:00pm

The Honors Program is hosting a March Madness Bracket Tournament that is FREE for Honors students to enter! Just fill out your bracket and turn it in to the front desk by Wednesday at 7pm for your chance to win one of our three awesome prizes: a BonBons gift card and mug, an Honors t-shirt, and an Honors water bottle! Plus, you can watch the games in the Honors Center! Updates on the contest will be posted to our Facebook page.

Here are pictures of the winners with their prizes!!

Makayla  Matthias   Greg

      Makayla Wakeman                   Matthias Haydock                   Greg Shoda

Midterm Study Break

March 3, 4, & 5

We're giving our Honors students a break from studying by offering free coffee and cookies! Just stop by the Honors Center and pick them up.

2015 Student Research & Creative Endeavor Symposium Information Sessions

The Office of Research, Engagement, and Sponsored Programs is a proud sponsor of the annual Student Research and Creative Endeavor Symposium. Active learning through research is an extremely valuable part of the student experience at IPFW. Registration for the Symposium opens January 2015. Are you new to poster presentation? Come to our open forum at the Honors Center on the second floor of Helmke Library and ask questions of our panel of faculty mentors & judges. Free pizza will be provided.

Tuesday, February 17 3:00 PM 

Panelists: Dr. Jeffery Malanson (History) Dr. Punya Nachappa (Biology) 


Wednesday, February 18 2:00 PM

Panelists: Dr. Deborah Poling (Nursing), Dr. Ryan Yoder (Psychology) 

Honors Pinning Ceremony

Thursday, February 12
Come celebrate our pin recipients! All Honors students are invited. There will be free food and a celebration reception after the short ceremony.

Putin's Escapades: Why has he done what he has done and what will he do next?

Tuesday, February 10 | 12:00 PM

Led by Dr. Ann Livschiz and Dr. James Toole, this is a panel discussion the the current situation in Russia and Eastern Europe. This will take place in the Honors Center (second floor of Helmke Library). Click here to view the flyer. 

Welcome Back Coffee & Cookies

Monday, January 12

Welcome back! Coffee and cookies are available in the Honors Center from 11:00 am-3:00 pm. Dr. Livschiz is available for walk-in appointments from 11:00 am-11:50 am and 1:30 pm-3:00pm.