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Because of my contracts and thesis, I discovered what I'm passionate about and decided what career path I wanted to pursue.

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Honors challenged me and helped me to work harder in my education. The Honors Capstone prepared me for graduate work better than anything else in my schooling.

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  • Madelyn Fife Wins Truman Scholarshi...

    Madelyn Fife, an Honors student and Huntsman Scholar double-majoring in economics and political science, is one of only 54 students nationwide to win a 2016 Harry S. Truman Scholarship. Madelyn is only the fourth Utah State student to receive this prestigious scholarship in the last …

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    Honors Think Tank Art Exhibit...

    The class-curated exhibit “Growing West: Exploring Art and Agriculture” opened at the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (NEHMA) on March 15, 2016. Students in the honors humanities Think Tank course, which focuses on local issues of food, water, and agricultural sustainability, selected and researched …

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  • Honors Alum on Team that Discovered...

    USU Honors graduate, Sydney Chamberlin, was one of the participants in the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, which announced the discovery of gravitational waves on February 11, 2016. Sydney joined the LIGO Scientific Collaboration during her graduate studies at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and she is currently a …

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