This Week in Honors

Week of May 4th

Cinco De Mayo Party

Tuesday, May 5th @ 2:00-3:30 in the Dowden Community Room

Join the Honors Program in celebrating the last day of classes and the end of a great semester. Enjoy some festive snacks and mocktails.

Volunteers Needed! 22nd Annual Worcester State Foundation Golf Tournament

Monday, June 22, 2015

The tournament will be held on the sister courses of Kettle Brook Golf Course and Wachusett Country Club. With nearly 125 golfers at each course, this provides a wonderful opportunity for students to meet alumni and corporate sponsors while paying it forward to your fellow students.

If you are interested in volunteering, sign up at Please also be sure to submit an online RSVP form for honors event credit.

Please note that flexible shifts and various volunteer opportunities are available; they will be happy to work with your availability.

Contact: Nicole Losavio

Write for the New Worcester Spy this summer!

The staff of The New Worcester Spy is planning to produce a summer edition this year, and they are currently accepting submissions of all kinds: Editorials, memoir, critical essays, book reviews, interviews, profiles, fiction, poetry -- pretty much anything that would be of interest to an audience of Worcester State students and members of the broader Worcester community. This edition will be a particularly "big tent," and the editorial staff is hoping to gather a wide variety of journalistic and literary content. Please submit your work!

Queries and submissions should be sent to


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Honors Office Hours

Regular office hours will end on the last day of classes. After May 5th, please email the honors directors for assistance.

Fall 2015 Scheduling

Please feel free to email the honors directors to consult regarding your Fall 2015 schedule!

Honors Graduates

Honors students wear special gold and white cords with their graduation robes.

Please be sure to stop by the Honors Office (LRC 218) and pick yours up if you have not already done so. Our regular office hours end on the last day of classes.


Be sure to fill out the online RSVP form for events you plan to attend!

Remember you are required to attend two honors events per semester.

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Contact Us

Commonwealth Honors Program at Worcester State University

Dr. Karen Woods Weierman, Director
Dr. Jennifer Hood-DeGrenier, Assistant Director
Mary Flibbert, Honors Assistant
Beth Powis, Graduate Assistant

Honors Events