News & Events

2016-17 Events

  • Freshmen Social, August 28 at Langlow House from 4-6 p.m.
  • Welcome Back Event, August 31 at Tahoma Room from 6-8 p.m.
  • Honors Fireside Chat with Nese Devenot on "Interdisciplinary Psychedelic Studies," September 12
  • Langlow Tea. Prof. Jennifer Neighbor speaks on Honors Film Series: "Martial Arts Films," September 19
  • Honors Film Series, September 20 through October 25
  • Point Defiance Zoo Trip, September 25
  • Honors Students Attending Honors Symposium with director George Erving @ Seattle Pacific University, November 05
  • Honors Fireside Chat with Ti Allshouse on "The Journey of a Vietnamese Immigrant: Search for Freedom", November 02
  • Seattle Shakespeare Company (MEDEA) November 11--Honors and Humanities
  • Tacoma Opera (Student Night), Eugene Onegin, February 9, 2017
  • Honors Fireside Chat with Jahrme Risner on "Authoring Open Source Textbooks and Monographs in the Humanities", February 17
  • Honors Fireside Chat with Kathryn Stutz on "Honors and Studying Abroad", February 27
  • Honors Student Ian Crocker with "Petrichord Quartet", March 3
  • Honors Day Hike, March 11
  • Honors Banquet "Castles" with Guest Speaker Katherine Smith. April, 2
  • Honors Students participating in University Annual Luau, April 8
  • Honors 401 Presentation on "Mr. Lincoln Now?" April, 27
  • Graduation Reception for Honors Senior Class of 2017, May 13

Annual Events

Coffee Contact
Upperclassmen meet with freshmen
August / September
Welcome Back
All members of the program get together
Fall Cultural Event
Event chosen by current students
Langlow Tea
Intro to Film series
Film Series
Title ""Chinese Martial Arts Films""


Regional Honors Research Symposium at Seattle Pacific University
Selected Honors Seniors are able to participate in the Symposium
Langlow Halloween Party
All members of the program get together
Thanksgiving Feast at Langlow House
Available to Honors Program students staying on campus

Honors Fall Philanthropy Event

Food drive benefiting Pierce County children

All Honors Holiday Party at Langlow House
Annual Jeopardy game and much food and fun to be had
Honors Thesis Presentations
Seniors give one hour presentations
Honors Banquet
Farewell to the seniors

Honors Spring Philanthropy Event

Food drive benefiting Pierce County children
Graduation Reception
Reception for seniors and their families at Langlow House