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Embrace the Challenge

The mission of the Honors Program is to create an intensive learning community that will foster academic excellence, encourage civic action, and inspire the University's top students to become strong leaders on campus and in our community.

Honors Coffee Hour Lecture Friday, February 27, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Bldg. 41, Room 420; Guest Speaker:  Philip Lee, David A. Clarke School of Law; Title:  The Socio-Legal Construction of Race in America.  Honors Coffee Hour events offer an interactive forum where faculty share exciting ongoing research.  All students are welcome to attend. 

Faculty Profiles

Dr. Sandra Jowers

One of the driving forces behind the Honors Program is History Professor Sandra Jowers. A graduate of Howard University, Dr. Jowers won UDC’s Junior Faculty of the Year in 2006-07. Her research focuses on documenting the history of the deaf community. She is teaching an Honors course on Oral History this semester.


Honors Program

For more information about the Honors Program, please contact:

Dr. Alexander Howe
Department of English
Building 41, Rm 400-16
phone 202.274.5658

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