Pizza & Prof: Dr. Madhavi Venkatesan Talks Conscious Consumption

  On Wednesday, March 15, Dr. Madhavi Venkatesan hosted a Pizza & Prof on the importance of conscious consumption. Students who attended learned about their place in the economy, how their actions foster economic outcomes, and how to align their consumption with what what they value. An overarching theme of the discussion was that with … More Pizza & Prof: Dr. Madhavi Venkatesan Talks Conscious Consumption

Circulate the Love

by Danielle Clark The advertisement on Honors social media read “Circulate the love,” inviting students to donate to the spring semester blood drive. The Honors Student Congress, along with the Honors Program and the American Red Cross hosted the blood drive, which took place on Valentine’s Day in the RCC Ballroom. Of the 67 people … More Circulate the Love

Involvement and Academics: How to Balance Them Out

by Danielle Clark Being involved on campus and maintaining a good academic record can be a bit of a challenge. The following tips are ways you can try to balance out your busy life being involved in various activities and being an academically successful student. 1. Have a good support group of people you can … More Involvement and Academics: How to Balance Them Out

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

Town Hall: The BSU Community Comes Together in the Wake of a Roller Coaster Election

by Marina Smoske, Editor-in-Chief Empathy. Compassion. Inclusivity. Bipartisanship. These were just a few of the words scrawled by students and faculty on posters lining the RCC Ballroom last Wednesday during a Town Hall event for the BSU community to discuss the results of the presidential election. Plucked from an array of many others like them, … More Town Hall: The BSU Community Comes Together in the Wake of a Roller Coaster Election

Building Community: An Interview with Honors RLC Resident Assistants

By Eric DeBenedictis The First Year Honors Residential Learning Community, located in Scott Hall, offers an opportunity for new students to get involved, meet other honors students, and challenge themselves academically. Resident Assistants Benjamin Feldman (left) and Stephanie Janeczek (right) work together to act as mentors for these students, and provide them with the guidance … More Building Community: An Interview with Honors RLC Resident Assistants

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

By: Kasey Andrade On Friday, October 28, the Honors Mentoring Program hosted a trip to the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo. Honors first-year students and mentors came together to get into the Halloween spirit and admire the 5,000 illuminated jack-o-lanterns that lined the zoo’s Wetlands Trail. This year’s Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular’s theme was “American … More Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Get to Know Honors Student Congress!

By: Kasey Andrade Are you looking for a way to get more involved with the Honors Program? The Honors Student Congress (HSC) is a community of engaged students who are united in their efforts of developing themselves and others as leaders, achieving academic success, promoting inclusivity and diversity, and encouraging social change and development. The Honors Student … More Get to Know Honors Student Congress!