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The UHP Weekly News

The Weekly News

Friday, April 2, 2021

The Weekly News: Spring Break, Honors Retreat, Virtual Museums, and More!


Zoë Kondes

Zoë Kondes on Nursing, Activism, and Community

Thursday, December 17, 2020

We sit down to talk with Zoë Kondes, a UHP senior and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) student, who is a leader in Health Students for a Healthy Climate and an advocate for self-education and activism.


UMN student wearing a mask

Spring 2021 Updates: COVID-19, UHP Hours and Services

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Please read! Important updates about our office hours and advising services for the remainder of Fall 2020 and into the Spring 2021 semester.


Yuka Nakato On the South Pole

On the South Pole With Yuka Nakato

Monday, June 22, 2020

As a UHP senior, Yuka Nakato travelled to the South Pole where she worked on a cosmic microwave backround (CMB) telescope.


Ray Lauffer

UHP Student Profile: Ray Lauffer

Friday, May 22, 2020

Ray Lauffer, third-year UHP student in Computer Science, has travelled the world and contributed to VR technology here at he U.


Volunteers Working for Create Land of 10k Meals

Courtney Ricci and Rae Knopf in the Land of 10k Meals

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

UHP students Courtney Ricci (BIS: Strategic Communication, Business Law, and Philosophy with a minor in Sport Management) and Rae Knopf (Entrepreneurial Management major, Product Design minor) discuss their startup "Create Land of 10k Meals."


Food is delivered to an area Emergency Room by Feed the Front Lines

Alumni Update: Amy Verrando Feeds the Front Line in Chicago

Friday, May 1, 2020

Honors Alumna Amy Verrando (summa cum laude, 2018 -- English and Psychology) has founded a Chicago chapter of Feed the Front Line.


UHP student Eliza Scholl

Eliza Scholl on Honors Advising

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Eliza Scholl, a UHP student pursuing a Bachelor of Individualized Studies degree, shares how her Honors Advisor helped her make connections on campus and in the community.


Engaging in the local art of the Ashanti culture in the capital city of the Ashanti Region, Kumasi

Finding "Home" Across the Globe

Friday, October 18, 2019

UHP student Fatima Jeylani (Management Information Systems, Carlson School) shares about a life-changing study abroad experience in Ghana.


Levi Palmer

Levi Palmer's Honors Experience

Friday, October 11, 2019

Hear how the University Honors Program is opening doors for Levi Palmer, a UHP senior studying Chemistry.