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The primary advisory body to the Dean of the Honors College, the Honors Council is composed of faculty, staff, chairs, and students from across campus.
Its primary duties, as taken from its bylaws, are to act, or suggest on proposals, with regard to:
Policies and procedures governing curricula for all Honors programs,
Addition of new Honors courses,
Modification, or deletion, of Honors courses,
Addition of new Honors programs,
Modification, or deletion, of Honors programs, and
Additionally, the Honors Council reviews and evaluates all Presidential Scholarship applications and makes recommendations as to their funding.
The qualities of Honors Courses and Honors Faculty have been reviewed by the Honors Council and are in keeping with recommendations proposed by the National Collegiate Honors Council for universities that have Honors Colleges.
Qualities of Honors Courses (pdf document)
Qualities of Honors Faculty (pdf document)
The bylaws of the Honors Council are reviewed annually. The most recent version is posted here.
The Council will consist of two department Chairs, two staff members, three Honors students, and at least six faculty members drawn from the following groups:
The Dean of the Pine Honors College and the Assistant Dean are ex officio, non‐voting members.
|Council Member||Capacity||Term Ends||Phone Number|
|Dr. Diane Burns||Chair, Geology/Geography - College of Liberal Arts & Sciencesemail@example.com|
|Dr. Melinda Mueller||Chair, Political Science - College of Liberal Arts & Sciencesfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr. Catherine Polydore||ex-officio, Assistant Dean - Honors College||NAemail@example.com|
|Dr. Richard England||ex-officio, Dean - Honors College||NAfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr. Angela Anthony||Faculty, Communication Disorders and Sciences - College of Health and Human Servicesemail@example.com|
|Mr. Steve Brantley||Faculty - Booth Libraryfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr. Sam Fagaly||Faculty, Council Chair, Music - College of Liberal Arts & Sciencesemail@example.com|
|Dr. Charles Wharram||Faculty, English - College of Liberal Arts & Sciencesfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr. Stu Sallehu||Faculty, School of Business - Lumpkin College of Business and Technologyemail@example.com|
|Mr. Jody Stone||Staff, Housing/Dining Services - Student Affairsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Ms. Brittany Tierney||Staff, Admissions - Academic Affairsemail@example.com|