Honors Outstanding Faculty Winner: Dr. Maura Rosenthal

By: Kasey Andrade The Honors Program is pleased to announce this year’s Honors Outstanding Faculty Winner: Dr. Maura Rosenthal, Professor of Movement Arts, Health Promotion and Leisure Studies. Last semester, Dr. Rosenthal taught in the honors thematic first year seminar cluster, and explains that she “enjoyed working with colleagues and Dr. Teresa King on planning … More Honors Outstanding Faculty Winner: Dr. Maura Rosenthal

Honors Thesis Season

As the semester comes to a close, it is time for honors juniors and seniors to turn their attention to their honors theses. Many honors students are intimidated by the prospect of writing an honors thesis—a project that is the culmination of one’s studies at BSU and an achievement that reflects tremendous effort, creativity, and intellectual mastery—but let us explain why students should embrace this experience. … More Honors Thesis Season

BSU’s 2016 Fulbright Applicants

By: Kasey Andrade This year, six BSU seniors and one alumna applied for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, a prestigious award offering research, study, and teaching opportunities in more than 140 countries. The Honors Program is proud to announce this year’s Fulbright applicants: David Braga ‘17, a history major, applied for a research grant in … More BSU’s 2016 Fulbright Applicants

BSU Chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon Founded by Honors Student

By Clifton Robinson Earlier this semester, the Zeta chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon, the honors society for the computing and information disciplines was founded at Bridgewater State University. Last semester I was doing random research online about different honors societies based on my majors: computer science and mathematics. I saw that there were only four … More BSU Chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon Founded by Honors Student

Student Spotlight: Bennie Lowe Wins Scholarship to Attend Prestigious International Affairs Conference

  by Marina Smoske, Editor-in-Chief While most Honors students are certainly no strangers to hard work, sacrifice, and robust civic involvement, few strike the balance between duty and fulfillment quite like Bennie Lowe- an industrious junior management major enjoying his most recent achievement in a long line of personal and professional accomplishments. This past November, … More Student Spotlight: Bennie Lowe Wins Scholarship to Attend Prestigious International Affairs Conference

BSU Fulbright Experience

By: Kasey Andrade The Fulbright U.S. Student Program, America’s largest exchange program, offers research, study, and teaching opportunities in more than 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. The opportunities for international graduate study, advanced research, university teaching, and primary and secondary school teaching available through this prestigious award are granted to approximately 1,900 … More BSU Fulbright Experience

Students, Faculty, and Staff Represent Bridgewater State University at Honors Conference in Seattle

By: Kasey Andrade Nine honors students, one faculty member, and one staff member from Bridgewater State University were selected to present during the 51st annual conference held by the National Collegiate Honors Council in Seattle, Washington, October 12-16, ­2016. The conference highlighted student and faculty research presentations from across the nation, and provided training and … More Students, Faculty, and Staff Represent Bridgewater State University at Honors Conference in Seattle

BSU Honors Program celebrates Fulbright semi-finalists, acceptances to top graduate programs

By Marina Smoske, Editor-in-chief The BSU Honors Program is pleased to celebrate the phenomenal achievements of four of its standout students, William Tringali, Aaron Roberts and Len Sprague of the class 2016, as well as graduate student John Bonanni. On the heels of celebrating the research of Fulbright recipient Michael Verlezza, ’14, BSU now boasts … More BSU Honors Program celebrates Fulbright semi-finalists, acceptances to top graduate programs