Challenges Faced & Lessons Learned

  1)  Preventing crises in students’ mental health

  2)  Securing resources to expand Honors experiential learning programming

  3)  Framing the Honors value proposition to colleagues across campus

  4)  Keeping touch with Honors alumni (made more difficult because we share them)

  5)  Creating space for excellence in undergraduate education at a research university

  6)  Weighing faculty roles in student advising

  7)  Helping Honors students to become better writers

  8)  The costs and benefits of Honors in social media

  9)  Serving Honors students in their 2nd and 3rd year

10)  Recruiting to Honors at the demographic cliff

11)  Honors admissions in a test optional world