University of North Carolina Wilmington
Honors Abroad Splashes At least one short (spring break) honors international seminar is offered each spring; recent seminars included travel to Ecuador, Peru, Spain, and Cuba. Very active Honors Student Media Board produces award-winning newsletters and a creative magazine. Meetings with national-recognized Honors Annual Spring Speakers. Honors Global Citizen and Undergraduate Research Scholar recognitions possible. A cohort of Wilmington Fellows is selected each year. These students receive an additional scholarship as well as individualized mentoring for national fellowship applications, independent research, and graduate school applications. Honors-sponsored semester at University of Swansea in Wales is an annual offering. Honors Student Advisory Council hosts Honors Teas and Pizza and Professors each semester to encourage informal student-faculty interactions. Honors House offers strong community engagement, with the opportunity for Honors housing in the second year.