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Honors students traveled to the Pacific Northwest with Dr. Amy Wagenfeld, assistant professor of occupational therapy, to learn how therapeutic gardens positively influence human behavior and improve health. Click here to check out a great video from this Study in the States course! 

Honors students traveled to San Francisco in May 2017 with School of Communication professor Sue Ellen Christian to explore media literacy and how marginalized populations are affected by media portrayals for a Study in the States course. You can check out their blog here!

Students from Western Michigan University visit UMKC to Research Walt Disney

2016 honors college grad Ryan Kohsel used his honors thesis as a starting point for building a successful family business. Read all about it here.

Honors students win the college categories at Kalamazoo's 2017 STAR Awards. Congratulations, Madelyn Aittama for achieving Outstanding College Volunteer and the 2013 Medallions Scholars on winning Outstanding College Volunteer Group!

Congratulations to Erin Caspers on being awarded the ALD Graduate Fellowship and Audrey VanEssen and Kelsey Ennis on being awarded Stemler Study Abroad Scholarships!

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