National Collegiate Honors Conference, Fall 2022

The Honors Executive Council and directors recently returned from the National Collegiate Honors conference in Dallas, Texas. Students can attend NCHC and present their research in their field of study or can attend as part of the student advisory board. Honors pays for the transportation, lodging, meals, and, often, sightseeing! Attending an Honors conference isContinue reading “National Collegiate Honors Conference, Fall 2022”

Symposium: Public Memory & Tampa’s Forgotten Black Cemeteries

Dr. Julie Nelson presented on Tampa’s forgotten cemeteries and public memory in the latest Honors symposium. She focused on Zion, a black cemetery just north of UT’s campus that was paved over to make space for shops, roadways, and Robles Park Village. Although the headstones were removed, the bodies were not. Dr. Nelson is AssistantContinue reading “Symposium: Public Memory & Tampa’s Forgotten Black Cemeteries”