Colloquium and Events

Honors Colloquium and Events

The Honors Colloquia are a series of scholarly talks and presentations offered throughout the academic year. They provide a venue for Honors students and faculty to present their research, but also for the Honors program to bring speakers to campus from outside the university community.

Check out our Facebook page. to see pictures of all of our events

NOTE - All colloquiums are available on Zoom and archived on our YouTube channel.

2022-2023 Academic Year

(Contact for Zoom login information)

September 15th, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Kathy Lease, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership
The Travel Class That Couldn't Travel: Can Virtual Cultural Perspective Experiences be as Impactful as Being There?
September 27th, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Sulaman Pashah, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Effective use of PowerPoint for enhanced student learning

October 4th, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Jan Murdock & Dr. Frank Mullins, Associate Professors of Special Education
Supporting Students with Disabilities at the Higher Education Level

October 11th, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Angela Parmentier-Sikorski, Professor of Psychology & Jacqueline Russell, Honors Program graduate
The Gut-Brain Axis and Psychobiotics

October 20th, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Heather McKnight, Director of Nursing & Nicole Fant, MSN  
Developing a Nurse Research Collaborative

November 1st, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Trisha Ray, Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership
Preparing for a Career as a High-Achieving Educator

November 10th, 12:15-1:00 pm UC 217: Dr. Corrine Hinton, Associate Professor of English
Oh the Drama!: What the Experiences of Military Caregivers in Private Facebook Groups can Tell Us about Supportive Social Networks

December 7th, 2:00-3:00 pm via Zoom:  Dr. Ben Neuman, Professor of Biology and Chief Virologist of the Global Health Research Complex, Texas A&M University
Dr. Neuman’s Annual Holiday Virus Lecture

Contact Academic Honors Program

Dr. Craig Nakashian
Director, Academic Honors Program
(903) 223-3135