Adhering to the UT Spartan Shield and CDC guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic has meant the Honors Executive Council has had to become particularly creative when thinking of ideas for activities and excursions for Honors students. One that worked was to walk from UT’s campus along the Tampa Riverwalk to Armature Works where we gotContinue reading “Ice Cream at Armature Works”
Dr. Kevin Beach from UT’s department of Biology recently took a group of Honors students trawling on the Biology Department’s BIOS II boat. The students spent several hours towing nets in Tampa Bay to learn more about both the process of marine science research and then learning about the different organisms they caught.
In the pilot version of a new series of Honors courses, a team taught special topics Honors course called “The Politics of Water”, students got to visit a local water treatment plant. The course is co-taught by Professor of Communication, Alisha Menzies, and Professor of Biology, Kim Dobrinski. In addition to learning about the waterContinue reading “field trip – Tampa water treatment plant”