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Honors Testimonials: UNC Honors Carolina

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of testimonials from students and faculty at leading public university honors colleges and programs. Rachel Myrick, Political Science & Global Studies Double Major–Honors Carolina has given me an opportunity to study with … Continue reading

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The Issue of “Elitism” in Honors Colleges and Programs

It is close to a given that whenever the subject of public university honors programs receives widespread attention in the media, many comments from readers point to the alleged unfairness–the “elitism”–of such programs.  Some readers, understandably, lament the disproportionate allocation … Continue reading

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UNC Chapel Hill Honors Students Win Eight Major Awards in 2012-2013

Editor’s Note: The following is from UNC Chapel Hill: The 2012-2013 academic year has been fruitful for students who participated in Honors Carolina offerings and pursued national scholarships. Honors Carolina student Rachel Myrick won the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship last fall, … Continue reading

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UNC Chapel Hill Honors Theses: A Big Plus for Careers

However much we dislike college rankings that equate quality with “outcomes” such as the highest salaries or mention in Who’s Who, practical considerations are a major part of almost every student’s plans. The story below by Dana Blohm of the … Continue reading

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