Honors Welcome Week Volunteers

Help us welcome the incoming Class of 2018! We’re looking for volunteers to welcome, assist, and socialize with new First Year students. We have different shifts to accommodate all schedules.

Welcome Week 2016

First-Year Honors Students kicked off the 2016-2017 academic year in style!

Graduating Senior Reception 2016

On April 12, 2016, the University Honors Program hosted the Honors Senior Reception & Cording Ceremony, where its community came together to celebrate the achievements of the graduating class.

Day 1: Traveling with an Unnamed Guitar

After arriving at Logan Airport, I found most of the group already there. As we waited for everyone to arrive, the atmosphere was filled with excitement for the adventure ahead. While chatting amongst ourselves, we quickly were faced with our first task: naming the small guitar Katie brought. Suggested names include Swift, Mary, and Taylor… Read more »

Welcome to the 2016 Honors Spain DOC!

Honors Spain Dialogue of Civilizations Blog 3.0! This is the third year that Northeastern Honors students have embarked upon an exploration of religion and culture in Spain. This blog account will follow the students’ travels through the cities of Granada, Córdoba, Seville, and Toledo, and the towns of the Camino, from Leon to Santiago. Seventeen… Read more »

Welcome Week & First Pages 2016

 Schedule of Honors Welcome Week Events 2016 for First-Year Students ALL EVENTS ARE MANDATORY Friday, September 2rd, 7:30pm-9:00pm, Centennial Common Evening Ice Cream Social Come to mingle with upper class Honors students! Rain location: Curry Indoor Quad Saturday, September 3th, check in at 7:30am, Forsyth Street Circle Team Building Retreat at Warren Conference Center Check… Read more »

Healthcare in the Himalayas

Trekking in Nepal’s Himalayan Mountains is no easy task. Upon arriving at Kathmandu airport in the middle of the night, a staff member from Himalayan Healthcare ushered me into a car, temporarily relieving me of my large duffle-bag and trekking pack that contained the clothes and supplies I would have with me during the next month in the mountains where I would live in a tent without running water.