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Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College

Wilkes Honors College of FAU Joins The Common Application

By | August 1, 2018

Students applying to the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University (FAU) for 2018-2019 will have the ability to do so through The Common Application.

Students Participate in National Courthouse Program

Students Participate in National Courthouse Program

By | May 11, 2018

Twenty-seven Wilkes Honors College students participated in the “Civil Discourse and Difficult Decisions” program, a national initiative of the federal courts.

WHC Celebrates 2018 Medallion Ceremony

WHC Celebrates 2018 Medallion Ceremony

By | May 4, 2018

The Wilkes Honors College held its annual Medallion Ceremony in the Osher Lifelong Learning Auditorium, where 500 friends and family were in attendance.

FAU, Max Planck, Joint Hire, Education, Partnerships, Research

FAU and Max Planck Team Up on First Joint Position

By | April 26, 2018

As of May 1, Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D., will be newly appointed to the role of associate vice president for strategic initiatives and head of institutional partnerships for FAU and Max Planck.

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New Hire: Tracy Mincer, Ph.D.

By | April 20, 2018

Welcome new faculty member Tracy Mincer, Ph.D., a joint hire between FAU's Wilkes Honors College and Harbor Branch.

FAU Hosts 49th Annual Honors Convocation

By | April 18, 2018

Florida Atlantic University President John Kelly and Provost Gary W. Perry will host the University's 49th annual Honors Convocation.

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WHC Professor Publishes in Nature: Human Behaviour

By | April 9, 2018

Kevin Lanning, Ph.D., lead author of the study and a professor of psychology in the Wilkes Honors College examined how personality maturation or development was reflected in natural language.

Study of Everyday Language Reveals How People Mature

By | April 9, 2018

By examining 44,000 brief samples of text collected over 25 years, a study of ego level and language may provide new insights into the state of moral, social and cognitive development.

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Wilkes Honors College Celebrates 16th Annual Symposium

By | April 6, 2018

FAU’s Wilkes Honors College hosted its 16th annual Symposium, which showcased students’ theses and abstracts.

Diplomacy Program Receives Distinguished Delegation Award

By | March 23, 2018

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at Florida Atlantic University received the Distinguished Delegation Award at the National Model United Nations competition in New York City.