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Past Events in Honors

Every year, honors students participate in a variety of events, like the annual retreats, theatre outings, lectures, and workshops. Some examples of past events include

Annual Events

  • Homecoming Tailgate Parties
  • Spring and Fall Retreats
  • Student Research Forum
  • Senior Send-off and Alumni Reception

Theatre Excursions and Art Performances

  • Cincinnati Ensemble Theatre Visits
    • Luna Gale
    • Detroit '67
    • Rapture, Blister, Burn
  • Cincinnati Shakespeare Co. Visits
    • The Great Gatsby
    • A Man for All Seasons
    • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Tim Daisy Jazz Performance
  • West Virginia Poet Laureate Marc Harshman
  • Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra "One City, One Symphony"

Talks and Lectures

  • 'Why Not Take a Chautauqua Course?' discussion by by Dr. Wes Ryle and Dr. Cate Sherron
  • Book Discussions
    • The Tribal Knot: A Memoir of Family, Community, and a Century of Change by Rebecca McClanahan
    • Cosmopolitanism by Kwame Anthony Appiah
    • Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation by Eboo Patel
  • Lecture on stained glass & architecture of the Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel
  • Gallery Opening for St. John's Illuminated Bible prints
  • The Wisdom of Boo Radley, discussion by the Writer-in-Residence Pauletta Hansel


  • Resume and Job Prep Workshop
  • Discussion About Work, Pay, & Benefits by Mr. John Trenaman, Proctor and Gamble Senior Human Resources Manager
  • Financial Literacy 101