Awards and Recognition

Maya Silver

Maya Silver recognized with Honors Student Art Award

Emotional Connections could be the name of the Art Exhibit currently on display in the Honors Center Colvin Hall, and it’s certainly what we want you to feel as you peruse the presentation. Our artist, Maya Silver, has told us about her work, “My work deals primarily with figure and form. It explores relationships and […]

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Two Honors Students Receive Servant Heart Scholarships from the Bodwell Center for Service and Volunteerism

Honors Students Receive Servant Heart Scholarships

Congratulations to Honors students Emma Freeman and Annie Hanley-Miller for receiving the Servant Heart Scholarship through the University of Maine Bodwell Center for Service and Volunteerism. This scholarship is intended to “benefit students who connect public service with their academic work and who apply practical solutions to real-world problems.” Emma is a senior Microbiology major […]

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An image of Brynn Yarbrough standing in front of a painting of the ocean.

Honors Student Brynn Yarbrough named 2019 Hollings Fellow

Third-year Honors student and marine science major, Brynn Yarbrough, was recently named a 2019 Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholar by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Click here to read more about Brynn’s UMaine experience. Congrats Brynn!

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Honors Preceptor Dr. Jennie Woodard Published in 2019 JNCHC

Congratulations to Dr. Jennie Woodard, Honors Preceptor and Lecturer, whose work was published in the Spring 2019 edition of the Journal of the National Collegiate Honors Council for her article titled “The Power of Creation: Critical Imagination in the Honors Classroom.” Click here to read her article as she reflects upon the implications of a […]

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Samantha Jones in the IDSVA

One of our incredible Honors Preceptors was recently written about in an Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts article. You can check it out here!

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University of Maine Alumni Association Presents Alumni Achievement Awards

2019 Alumni Achievement Awards

On April 5th, 2019, The University of Maine Alumni Association presented the 2019 Alumni Achievement Awards. Of the awards winners, we are proud to recognize the three winners who came from the Honors College! Paige Eggleston ’13 and Nate Wildes ’12 both received a Rising Star Award. This award recognizes an individual who, in the […]

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