The Eleventh Annual URS

April 28, 2018

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

CHSS Building


Tweeter Box-Orange with New Owl



We are consistently striving to have all the information about the URS clear and concise. That being said, if you have any questions regarding information, registration, or our website, please contact us directly at

Other contacts:

  • Dr. Tracy Bilsing, Faculty Advisor to URS Co-chairs & Associate Director, Elliott T. Bowers Honors College, 936-294-1437
  • Kayla McCarns, URS Co-Chair

  • Raynie Leard, URS Co-Chair

  • Danielle Watley, Co-program designer


URS Faculty Committee
Dr. Kimberly Bell Chair
Dr. Lydia Fox
Dr. Maria Holmes
Mr. John Jordan
Dr. Patrick Lewis
Dr. Pamela Zelbst



The URS is hosted by the Honors College Student Ambassadors and sponsored by:

Elliott T. Bowers Honors College
College of Business Administration
College of Education
College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication
College of Health Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Sciences

The URS especially thanks Dr. Hiranya Nath for his generous Assam Scholarship



Honors Council
Kimberly Bell Dean, Honors College
Rick Bello Communication Sciences
Maria Botero Jaramillo Philosophy
Tamara Cook Biological Sciences
Hannah Gerber Education
Victoria Lantz Musical Theatre and Theatre History
Brian Loft Mathematics
Pamela Zelbst Business Administration
Michelle Martinez Library Sciences
Kenneth McIntryre

Humanities and Social Sciences

Valerie Muehsam


Jeffrey Wozniak


Janet Mullings
Criminal Justice
Benjamin Park History
G. Kevin Randall Family and Consumer Sciences



Honors Faculty and Staff
Kimberly Bell, Ph.D. Dean
Maria A. Holmes, Ed.D. Associate Dean, Ambassador Advisor
Patrick Lewis, Ph.D. Associate Dean
Tracy Bilsing, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, URS Faculty Advisor
Connie Rodriguez
Administrative Assistant
Conner Rousseau
Undergraduate Student Assistant, Ambassador, URS Co-Chair
Kayla McCarns
Undergraduate Student Assistant, Ambassador, URS Co-Chair
Raynie Leard
Undergraduate Student Assistant, Ambassador, URS Co-Chair
Lauren Blossom Undergraduate Student Assistant



Honors College Student Ambassadors

Raynie Leard & Conner Rousseau, Presidents

Lindsey Burcham
Peiting Liu
Kelsey Rosenbaum
Kayla McCarns, Vice President
Reneshia Gilder
Stephanie Luk Bounsawat
Lauren Rudie
Brittiany Minor, Historian
Maria Hendrickson
Daniel Nwosuocha
Hamza Uddin
Beverly Liu, Secretary
Rachael Hunnicutt
John Pinard IV
Danielle Watley
Cresencio Adame IV Amie Kas
Zane Pion
Kemi Alabi
Logan Kennemer
David Porter



Honors Student Advisory Council Officers
David Porter
Rachael Hunnicutt Vice President


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The Elliott T. Bowers Honors College

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Phone: (936) 294.1477 | Email:

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