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Mar 1, 2010
Mary Kenton, Senior Associate Director of the University Honors Program, retired from the University on February 28, 2010, after 35 years of service.
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Sep 17, 2009
Baylee Butler (political science major, philosophy minor) was awarded one of sixty national Emerging Scholar Awards from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
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Aug 4, 2009
Wright State’s chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi received a 2009 Chapter of Merit Award.
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Jul 14, 2009
Danielle Rolfes ('97 B.S. Accountancy; University Honors Scholar) was recognized as the 2009 Honors Distinguished Alum. Rolfes is a partner at Ivins, Phillips & Barker in Washington, D.C., and has been with the firm since 2002.
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Jul 14, 2009
Dr. Carol Nathanson, associate professor in the Department of Art and Art History, is the recipient of the 2009 Honors Teacher of the Year Award. Nathanson has been at Wright State since 1979 and specializes in modern and contemporary art—especially American/British connections—and issues relating to women artists. In addition to her professional publications and exhibitions, Nathanson has served and consulted on numerous local and regional arts boards, journals, and panels.
Jul 6, 2009
The Honors Director's Advisory Board was formed to help foster communication between the Honors student body and the Honors administration. Congratulations to the following Honors students who were selected to participate on the advisory board for the 2009/10 academic year:
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May 21, 2009
Congratulations to Helena Traner, International Studies and Political Science major, for receiving one of sixty fellowships awarded each year by the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
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Feb 27, 2009
On January 14, Wright State University President David Hopkins held a “fireside chat” with nearly more than 40 students in the Honors Community.
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Jul 1, 2008
Hunt Brown has spent his entire career as an environmental biologist and environmental lawyer. For nearly twenty years, he has shared with the Wright State community his commitment to life-long learning and has always been supportive of the University Honors Program. 
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May 15, 2008
Honors student James Dahlman (junior, biomedical engineering) received a 2008 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, awarded nationally to outstanding undergraduate science students who are active researchers. Since 2006, James has been conducting research under the direction of Dr.

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