Stay up to date with the latest happenings in the Honors College. Read up on features and events that represent what the Honors College means.

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Design Garage


One important and beneficial aspect of the Honors College is the offering of interdisciplinary projects and opportunities. Although many interdisciplinary, thought-provoking HONR classes are offered each semester, the Honors College also provides smaller, less time-consuming opportunities for its students to experience teamwork and innovation outside the classroom.


Brenda Ramirez: Rhodes Scholarship Finalist

Brenda Ramirez

Brenda Ramirez has been named a finalist for the Rhodes Scholarship. The Rhodes Trust is the oldest of the major international competitive award foundations and the scholarship enables graduate study at the University of Oxford. After she graduates from Purdue, Ramirez plans to study refugees and migration from a global perspective.


2015-16 Copernican Scholars

Copernican Scholars in Windsor

An incredible and unique opportunity has been created through the Honors College and is currently in its first year of implementation. This opportunity is a chance for two honors students to partake in an exchange program with the Honors College at the Università Degli Studi di Padova.


Honors Solar Team

Purdue's iGEM team

Earlier this week, the Purdue Honors College hosted Meet the Innovator: Keri Kukral, co-founder and CEO of Raw Science as well as a proud Purdue alumnus. Keri is also partnering with the Purdue Honors College to provide an exciting opportunity to students in the form of an interdisciplinary, semester-long project.



Purdue's iGEM team

iGEM, which stands for international genetically engineered machines, is a student organization at Purdue. Members recently attended an international event with iGEM teams from around the globe.


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