First Honors Program cohort at USF Sarasota-Manatee set to present thesis research

Eight students at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM) will become the first graduates of its Honors Program in May.  Prior to receiving their degrees on Sunday, May 8th, the students will present their thesis research at an Honors Colloquium on Monday, April 25th.

The students participating are Matthew Baber, Paul Dunder, David Genualdi, Eden Monier, Jennifer Perez Lopez, Albert Richard, Brittany Stamey, and Patricia Ummel.  Their thesis research topics are all related to a common area of inquiry: Humanism, the Reformation, and Shakespeare.

The Honors Colloquium will also recognize the Outstanding Students selected by the faculty of each degree program in the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as students who have produced scholarly excellence beyond their coursework in the past academic year.

For more information on the Honors Program or the College of Arts & Sciences at USF Sarasota-Manatee, please visit or call 941-359-4200.