Articles tagged “Honors College”
This post comes from Jaaz Catterall, a student staff member in our office. Jaaz is studying at MSU on a generous full-ride scholarship. This financial freedom allowed for some very interesting summer adventures, which we've asked him to share. Enjoy!
Matthew Wigglesworth was given the freedom to create his own path with the support of the STARR Scholarship.
Anna Backman would have missed out on a lot of the college experience without the help of the STARR Scholarship.
Seth Rowles has been able to work with at-risk youth, disabled children, and juvenile offenders on his path to discovering his future career.
Jessica Harris went on a five-year quest to earn a spot as a STARR Scholar so that she could go to college.
MSU junior Hailee Ridge has discovered a passion for community through the support of an MSUFCU scholarship.
Michigan State University senior Sarah Kovan, from Okemos, has been named a 2016 Rhodes Scholar.
Sarah Kovan and Irene Li have been named finalists in the Rhodes Scholarship competition.
Ann (Pirochta) Staranowicz wrote a letter to the daughter of Dr. Stanley Idzerda, original director of the Honors College. Her letter gives us a glimpse into what university life was like in the 1960s, and how the kindness of one person can change a life.
The Blake and Mary Krueger University Distinguished Fellowship, a lead gift in the Empower Extraordinary capital campaign, helps support the next generation of researchers and problem solvers at MSU.
The NIFS has been busy this winter. They assist students with nationally competitive scholarship applications. Several MSU students have been nominated and/or named as finalists so far this semester.
Many opportunities are available for students to participate in undergraduate research. See a video of current student researchers, and learn about efforts to increase this number.