Honors Council

The Honors Council is responsible for recruitment of honors scholars; coordination of departmental honors for juniors and seniors; administration of a program of book seminars, lectures, and cultural events; administration of the Introductory Honors Program; and administration of the Honors Scholarship program.

Members of the Council include:

Dr. Jennifer Vitale
Elliott Associate Professor of Psychology 
Director of the Honors Program 
P.O. Box 165 
Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943
(434) 223-6206
Office: Bagby 223
E-mail: jvitale@hsc.edu

Dr. Michael Wolyniak, Assistant Professor of Biology
E-mail: mwolyniak@hsc.edu

Dr. James Frusetta, Assistant Professor of History
Email: jfrusetta@hsc.edu

Dr. Jana DeJong, Associate Professor of Modern Languages
Email: jdejong@hsc.edu

Dr. David Pelland, Associate Professor of Mathematics 
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science
Associate Director of the Honors Program
E-mail: dpelland@hsc.edu

In the spring of 1997, the Honors Council articulated Goals and Objectives for the Hampden-Sydney Honors Program.

For more information about other honors programs visit the National Collegiate Honors Council Homepage.

updated July 2012