The University Honors Program at Lake Superior State provides an important dimension of the University's strong commitment to excellence in teaching and learning. The Honors Program seeks to create a community of scholars characterized by strong student and faculty interaction.
This community fosters an approach to education that incorporates
the qualities of self-directed learning,
a positive response to demanding work, and
an appreciation of knowledge for its own sake.
Objectives of the Honors Program
Honors Program graduates know their disciplines in more distinctive and demonstrable ways than their peers.
Honors Program graduates think about their own primary fields of study and other disciplines in integrative ways.
Honors Program graduates apply knowledge to address contemporary problems and communicate their contributions through effective speech and writing.
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."