The Logic Contest Finale is now complete. The first to submit all correct answers was Ms. Paige Wendland, who is currently studying abroad but lived in the Honors Village for three semesters, and will be returning to NC State. She clearly is keeping up with UHP news, and is logically sharp! Some others submitted all correct answers [...]Continue Reading →
Thermo Fisher Scientific is offering our future science scholars an opportunity to win $10,000 in scholarship funding for the 2014-2015 Fall semester. This scholarship was created to help provide educational opportunities for the future generation of scientists. Graduate students or undergraduate students must be enrolled in an accredited college for the 2014-2015 Fall semester to [...]Continue Reading →
Dear Honors Village students:
Consider the argument below. Answer the questions. The correct answers wins a new copy of Meditations on First Philosophy by Descartes (Oxford World’s Classics). (Contest completed 3/24/14, see below).
Premise 1. Either human consciousness is a physical process or human consciousness is a nonphysical process.
Premise 2. If Cartesian dualism [...]Continue Reading →
The Institute for Emerging Issues (IEI) at North Carolina State University invites applications for two internship positions. Who We Are/What We Do Established in 2002 by the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina, IEI builds upon the Emerging Issues Forum — a long-standing signature event in North Carolina begun in 1986 to focus attention on [...]Continue Reading →
What would you do with up to $30,000 to make NC State more sustainable?
Now is the time to turn your idea into reality on campus. Proposals are being accepted for the first round of grant funding from the newly-created Student Sustainability Fund. Projects can focus on sustainability-related outreach, education, improvements to campus and more. [...]Continue Reading →
The Journal of Reflective Inquiry (JORI), the undergraduate journal of the University Honors Program at NC State, currently seeks applicants for peer reviewers. JORI is a student run journal that aims to collect and publish reflective pieces on the research process. Rather than exclusively focusing on the finished product, JORI aims to publish articles that examine [...]Continue Reading →