Before things start 2014

Excitement builds as sophomore recieves her award

Excitement builds as sophomore recieves her award

by Tom Dynan and edited by Courtney Zorena Felín Hernández is excited to receive an Honors Convocation award. “I’m receiving an award today, I don’t know what its for though.” Hernández said. Hernández, a sophomore and Health Science major, praised the Health S cience department even though its new. “I didn’t notice any problems when it […]

Small town freshman excited about award

Small town freshman excited about award

by Brian O’Neil edited by Courtney Zorena A small town freshman was very excited to receive his award under the Mathematics department at the beginning of the Honors Convocation. Brandon DeGrandpre, of Amherst, New Hampshire, excels in the classroom and looks forward to his time at Franklin Pierce even though his major was cut at […]

The calm before the storm: Manor

The calm before the storm: Manor

by Charles Caulkins edited by Courtney Zorena The Honors Convocation is an event at least 26 years old and running. Assistant Dean Karen Brown runs it, as did Joan Epro before she left the university in 2010. The podium party, which consists of the president, provost, division chair and others, gather under the manor portico […]

The Exchange covers Honors Convocation ’14

The <i>Exchange</i> covers Honors Convocation ’14

The Exchange will provide coverage of Honors Convocation for the first time ever. Each spring, Honors Convocation celebrates the accomplishments of seniors over their four years at Franklin Pierce.  However, except for seniors, faculty and parents who can make the trip to campus, the audience is often small. This year the Exchange staff are trying […]