Monday Message Week 2

HCSA Events This Week TODAY! HCSA First-Year Elections and PR Chair ElectionLooking for an opportunity to meet other students and get involved with the Honors College this fall? The Honors College Student Association is holding elections for several positions at the HCSA meeting today Monday, October 3 from 5-6 p.m. in LInC 314. Click on this link to learn more about open […]

Monday Message Week 1

HCSA Events This Week NEW! The Great Pumpkin Run Volunteer OpportunityJoin the Honors College Student Association (HCSA) in volunteering at this great fundraising opportunity for a non-profit organization that “assist(s) people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to enjoy active, productive and empowered lives.” Come volunteer on Saturday, October 8 at the Benton County Fairgrounds from 8:00 am to 1:30 […]

Monday Message Week 0

Welcome to the 2022-2023 academic year! All of us here in the Honors College are so excited for the year ahead and the opportunity to support you in making the most of your time at Oregon State University and in the HC. Whether you are new to the honors community or returning, Honors College advisors […]

Healthy Food for All: Honors Program Alum Gives Back to the HC

“The instant ramen of the health food world” — that is what Oregon State University honors program alum Jan Matsuno set out to create when she left her traditional corporate job to build a company from scratch, right from her very own kitchen. Four years and one global pandemic later, her products have landed on […]

Come As You Are

Growing up in Corvallis alongside an autistic sister, Sahana Shah gained an appreciation for her family member’s unique perspectives and learning style. But Sahana couldn’t help having concerns. “What is her future going to look like? Will she go to college?”  When Sahana arrived at Oregon State University with a Donald G. and Grace I. […]

The Sounds of Science: Turning Data Into Music

If DNA could make music, what song would it sing? If you are Oregon State University Honors College alum Lili Adams, your guess might be something along the lines of the Mario Brothers theme song — that is, of course, if the DNA you’re listening to comes from the North American Lionepha beetle. Born in […]

Carly Thorkildson — Student Spotlight

It was Oregon State University’s exceptional chemistry program and welcoming environment that initially drew Carly Thorkildson to first apply to OSU. Now, with her third year of undergraduate studies on the horizon and a growing collection of leadership and philanthropic experiences under her belt, it is the opportunity to build community through connection, she says, […]