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Name of Creator:Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). University Honors Program.
Title:University Honors Program records
Date:1981-2006 (bulk 1997-2005)
Reference Code:A88
Location Code:32/3, 35/3
Extent:11.35 cubic ft. (12 boxes)
Scope and Content Abstract:The University Honors Program records document the establishment of the Honors Program at Northeastern University and the annual awarding of honors scholarships. The majority of the collection consists of the projects and theses completed to fulfill the Junior/Senior Honors Project requirement.
Historical Abstract:The University Honors Program was established on a university-wide basis in 1986 in order to attract and retain the brightest students to Northeastern University. Honors students take several honors courses and have access to cultural events, conferences, internships, and other opportunities. To receive the College Honors Project Distinction (upon completion of the project) or the University Honors Program Distinction (upon completion of the project and six honors courses, including one honors seminar), students complete a Junior/Senior Honors Project within their department.
System of Arrangement:Organized into two series: 1. Administration; 2. Junior/Senior Honors Projects.
Subjects and Contributors:
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Boston-Bouvé College.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). College of Business Administration.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). College of Computer and Information Science.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). College of Criminal Justice.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). College of Engineering.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of African-American Studies.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Architecture.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Behavioral Neuroscience.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Biochemistry.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Biology.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Chemistry.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Communication Studies.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Economics.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Education.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of English.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Geology.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of History.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Independent Major.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of International Affairs.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Journalism.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Linguistics.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Mathematics.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Modern Languages.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Music.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Philosophy.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Physics.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Political Science.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Psychology.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Theatre.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Visual Arts.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Chemical Engineering.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). School of Engineering Technology.

  • College students' writings, American--Massachusetts--Boston.

Conditions Governing Access:The collection is unrestricted.
Related Archival Materials:

Beginning in 2006, Honors Program theses are available online through Northeastern University Library's Institutional Repository (IRis).

Processor:Finding aid prepared by Willeke Sandler, July 2005; updated by Migyeong Geum, October 2012.