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Honors Program Council

This page is the homepage for the Honors Program council, the governing body of the honors program. The Honors Program Council shall:

  • exercise the faculty's authority with regard to all matters related to the Honors Program;
  • establish and periodically review the Honors program mission;
  • review and recommend applicants for the position of the Honors Program Director to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs;
  • establish and review standards and procedures for admission to the honors program;
  • review the honors curriculum, including program requirements, course proposals, and course scheduling;
  • review the Honors Program Budget;
  • perform regular program assessment;
  • approve the completion of program requirements by students;
  • report appropriate Honors Program policies to the Senate through the Educational Policy Committee;
  • elect its own chair

2014-15 Council Members: 

Suzanne LaVere, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of History
Honors Program Council Chair
 
Susan M. Anderson, M.S.
Head of Public Services, Liaison to Communication Sciences & Disorders, International Language & Culture
Helmke Library
Honors Program Council Member
 
Cigdem Gurgur, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Marketing and Management
Honors Program Council Member
 
Punya Nachappa, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Honors Program Council Member
 
Nila Reimer, Ph.D., R.N.
Continuing Lecturer
Director of Undergraduate Programs
Department of Nursing
Honors Program Council Member
  
Ann Livschiz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of History
Honors Program Council Member
 
Chris Rutkowski, D. Mus.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Music
Honors Program Council Member

James Toole, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
Honors Program Council Member
 
Luisa Pires Luciano
Political Science Major
Working towards International Studies Certificate
Honors Council Student Representative
 
Srilatha Dasari
Biology Pre-Med Major
Honors Council Student Representative