A Taste of Honors: A Recap

March 2018

On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018, the John V. Roach Honors College welcomed over 250 guests to its inaugural fundraiser, “A Taste of Honors.” This year, our esteemed keynote speakers included TCU alum, Dr. James I. Cash, Jr. and Doug McMillon, president and CEO of WalMart Inc. The evening began with a meet and greet session […]

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Marie Martinez Named Director of Honors Academic Advising

August 2017

The John V. Roach Honors College is pleased to announce that Marie Martinez has accepted the position of Director of Honors Academic Advising. As Director, Martinez will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations and long-term strategic planning for Honors Academic Advising, as well as serving as an advising liaison. Dr. Rob Garnett, Associate Dean […]

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Honors Abroad in Dublin with Dr. Mikio Akagi

July 2017

Three students recently returned from an Honors Abroad trip to Dublin, Ireland with Dr. Mikio Akagi, assistant professor of the History and Philosophy of Science in the Honors College. The session, “Disagreement in Dublin,” provided an opportunity for students to participate in an academic research workshop and hands-on learning experiences. Dr. Akagi is affiliated with […]

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Female Equality in Stem Fields

June 2017

 Themes of lauded film Hidden Figures linger as conversations about gender bias continue, especially in STEM fields. by Makenzie Stallo. Reprinted from TCU Magazine. Sitting in the middle of a Midwest college classroom with books on the desk and pencils sharpened, Diane Snow was unprepared for what happened next on the first day of her introductory […]

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Honors Faculty Fellow Receives the 2017 Gerald E. and Corinne L. Parsons Award

June 2017

The John V. Roach Honors College is pleased to report that Dr. Peter Szok, professor in the Department of History and Honors Faculty Fellow, received the 2017 Gerald E. and Corinne L. Parsons Award from the American Folklife Center at the US Library of Congress. The Parsons Award, founded by AFC reference librarian Gerry Parsons […]

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