Anastasia Kocher selected as 2012 University Honors Summer Scholar



Associate Vice Provost Christopher Jones has announced that Anastasia Kocher has been selected as the 2012 University Honors Summer Scholar.  She is one of only two recipients of this prestigious awards in a competition that was very keen.  

The purpose of this program is fourfold:

  1. To recognize, reward, and honor the University Honors Program's most outstanding students
  2. To enable academically distinguished students to complete an outstanding University Honors Capstone project during their senior year
  3. To provide University Honors students with the time, financial support, and faculty mentoring to pursue in-depth, meaning research and artistry related to the University Honors Capstone during the summer between their juion and senior years
  4. To highlight independent research and artistry undertaken by University Honors students at NIU>

Ms. Kocher is pictured here with her faculty mentor, Political Science Assistant Professor Kikue Hamayotsu. Congratulations!