Honors Orientation

Tuesday, Febraury 2nd from 11:00-12:15 via Zoom

This event occurs near the start of each semester to welcome newly accepted honors students and provide information about the honors program.  You can e-mail John Tindell ( for a link to the recorded Zoom session.

Honors Transfer Meeting

Monday, March 1st at 3:30 p.m. via Zoom

* A Loom video covering this information can be found on the Honors Transfer Agreements page.

Michelle Lohan (our transfer advisor) will join us and offer general for tips on transferring.  We will also overview specific Honors transfer agreements and answer questions you may have about transferring.  

Bill Zahn ( One Artist's Journey to Pixar Animation Studios)

Saturday, March 27th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. via Zoom

Click on the following link to register for the event:

Spend an afternoon with a film animator who will discuss his journey through the Hollywood film industry.  His film projects include Jarassic Park, Toy Story, Star Wars, and Pirates of the Carribbean.  Currently Bill works for Pixar Studios.  You can leran more about Bill Zahn at the following website:

Honors Interdisciplinary Event (Culturally Responsive Conversations)

Part 1: Thursday, April 8th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. via Zoom

Featuring: Introduction to Film and Introduction to Political Science honors courses

Part 2: Friday, April 9th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. via Zoom

Fearuring: Intercultural Communication, English II, and Irish iturature honors courses

Zoom links will be provided as the event nears

This semester several honors courses will be sharing a common theme of culturally responsive conversations.  This event will be the culmination of that interdisciplinary effort as students from various honors courses come together to discuss their insights.  Part 1 will feature Professor Molchany's Introduction to Film honors course and Professor Chen's Introduction to Political Science honors course.  Part 2 will feature Professor Acerra's Intercultural Communication course, Professor Mathis' English II honors course, and Professor McClintock-Walsh's Irish Liturature honors course.  ALL are invited/encouraged to attend!  More details will be announced as the event takes shape over the semester.

Honors Program Student Conference

Thursday, April 22nd from 3:30-5:00 p.m. via Zoom

Zoom link will be posted as the event nears

The annual honors conference showcases some of the exceptional work being done by honors students across many honors courses.  This work may include research papers, individual or group creative projects, and service learning experiences.  Celebrate the achievements of some of the best and brightest minds at NCC.


Spring 2021 Honors Transfer Visits

As these visits are scheduled they will be posted here!

Fall 2020 Honors Transfer College Visits

  • Thursday (11/5/2020)      Layfayette College (Eugene Gabay)
  • Tuesday (11/17/2020)      Arcadia University (Darien Ryan)
  • Thursday (11/19/2020)    DeSales University (Scott Mattingly & Dr. Bob Blumenstein)
  • Tuesday (11/24/2020)      Lehigh University (Derek Fox)

                Click here for Zoom recording of Lehigh Virtual visit (passcode: #?@Cs5pu)

  • Thursday (12/3/2020)      Cedar Crest College (Dr. Joy Karnas)