The Herbert Lasky Outstanding Graduating Senior in Honors Award
The Herbert Lasky Outstanding Graduating Senior in Honors Award will be made to graduating seniors who have taken full advantage of the intellectual opportunities available to them in the Pine Honors College and have exemplified the achievements that can be made by Honors students.
1. Recent Honors graduate (in previous December) OR graduating Honors senior
2. 3.5 cumulative GPA
3. Graduating with both University and Departmental Honors (exception for transfer students, eligible if graduating with Departmental Honors).
4. Online letter from a professor addressing student’s academic excellence and involvement in Honors
5. Academic excellence in quality of academic program and involvement in experiences (such as internships, research, and study abroad)
7. Essay reflecting on what an EIU Honors education has done for the student during his or her time at EIU (300-500 words)
8. Attendance at the Pine Honors College Awards Ceremony in the Spring, where the recipient will be honored with a medallion