field trip – Tampa water treatment plant

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”

Honors Activities – Judgement at Nuremberg

Students in Denis Rey’s Honors Introduction to Government and World Affairs class visited Stageworks Theatre several weekends ago to attend a matinée performance of Judgement at Nuremberg. The students, pictured on the set after the performance, were impressed with the dramatic portrayal of the events that transpired during the attempt to hold perpetrators accountable forContinue reading “Honors Activities – Judgement at Nuremberg”

Honors Courses – Pathways on the Riverwalk

Dr. Jen Wortham and Dr. Abe Miller took their pathways students on a walk through Tampa using the Riverwalk. The Riverwalk is a great way to explore downtown Tampa while simultaneously enjoying scenic views of the Hillsborough River and The University of Tampa. Pathways courses help UT students adjust to Tampa and give them aContinue reading “Honors Courses – Pathways on the Riverwalk”