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2015-2016 Honors Students

The following are the 2015-2016 Honors Students and the titles of their honors thesis projects:



Carrie Borwell Carrie Borwell

Amplified Alchemy
Ashley Macintosh

Ashley Macintosh

To Lose a Prayer: A Story of Holding On to Faith

Dan-Tran Cong-Huyen

Dan-Tran Cong-Huyen

Theories on the Origin of Holometabolan Metamorphosis

Laurie Nies

Laurie Nies

Picturing the Enemy: Reading the Images of Japanese Internment From Within the Lens of Confinement

Philip de Leon Philip de Leon

[dis]connect
Angelica Pronto

Angelica Pronto

PAPAYAS

Francesca Egger

Francesca Egger

Reading Outside the Lines: Material Evidence as Text in Early Medieval Britain

Janina Schnitzer

Janina Schnitzer

Amendments

Ye Gao Ye Gao

Changed Bodies: Ovid, Sekien, and the Motif of Transformation
Janine Sobers

Janine Sobers

"THE TRUTH!" - England, the Orient, and the Fictionality of Ideology in Virginia Woolf's Orlando

Christian Gella Christian Gella

tsismis
Gabriella Train

Gabriella Train

Memory and Representation: Gender and Americanism in The Grapes of Wrath and "Women on the Breadlines"

Claire Genesy

Claire Genesy

Ut Picture Poesis: Art in John Ashbery’s Poetry

Michelle Uc

Michelle Uc

Chavez Ravine: A Political Playing Field

Arely Guzman Arely Guzman

The People We Wore
Allison Win

Allison Win

Takeoff

David Hiriart David Hiriart

Souvenirs
Kenneth Wong

Kenneth Wong

Wright Wing Politics: A Privilege So Pricey, It's Criminal

Thejas Kammath Thejas Kammath

The Physician-Patient Paradox: A Comparison of Moliere's 17th Century and Contemporary Television Portrayals of the Doctor-Patient Relationship

 

Past Participants

Honors Program Undergraduate Awards

There are two annual undergraduate awards that are dedicated to the Honors Program thesis projects.  The Sherley Williams Memorial Award is bestowed upon the highest rated literary arts thesis, and the Burckhardt Award is bestowed upon the highest rated literary/cultural criticism thesis.



2015-2016
Award Winners


Sherley Williams Memorial Award
Dan-Tran Cong-Huyen

Burckhardt Award
Laurie Nies

Burckhardt Award
Gabriella Train