This is an individual contract between an honors student and a faculty member whereby provisions are made to obtain honors credit for a non-honors course, usually within the student's major.
The contract form is reviewed and approved by the Honors Council. Upon successful completion of the academic project and its documentation, the registrar is notified to indicate honors credit on the student's transcript.
The Contract (to be submitted to the Honors Director by the end of the 4th full week of classes)
Impact in the real world...
What made Rachel's Lake Superior State experience so unique was the practical research she did with top-notch faculty.
"I really enjoyed working with environmental chemistry professor Judy Westrick and biologist Deb Stai," Rachel says. "For my senior project, we evaluated a lab method for cultivating a fungus that causes infections in humans."