Honors Institute

PLAN NOW to attend the March 22 and 23, 2016, Honors Institute. Free and open to the public, the 2016 institute features a Tuesday, March 22, keynote address by Maysoon Zayid, actress, professional standup comedian, and writer.  

The 2016 Honors Institute Luncheon will be held Wednesday, March 23. The luncheon is also free and open to the public, but prior registration is required. To register for the luncheon, please visit our registration page. Please call the University Honors Program at (937) 775-2660 for general information about the 2016 Honors Institute events. 


The University Honors Program Institute integrates classroom learning, engaging keynote speakers and an Institute luncheon address, and service learning experiences with the aim of producing civic-minded, creatively engaged students who feel invested in the Dayton community.

2016-17 Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Award-Winning Broadcast Journalist

January 31, 2017
7 p.m. Lecture
Wright State Nutter Center

5:30 p.m. Public Reception
Wright State Nutter Center