The Honors Program has an ever growing body of alumni, as well as 310 current students.  Below are some short snippets highlighting recent endeavors and accomplishments.  Check back often to see what honors students and alumni are doing!

Jennifer Ellsworth, Social Service Major, ’08 earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work at the University of Albany in 2012.  She is now the palliative care social worker at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH.

Mark Firmani, History Major, ’13 received a Fulbright to teach English in Jordan during 2014-15. Read More

Giosue Improta, Accounting Major, ’14 was recognized as an Emerging Leader at the Quinnipiac University Business Hall of Fame Dinner in November, 2013. He is currently a first-year audit assistant at Deloitte and Touche. Read More

Michael Macli, Information Systems Management Major, ’09 is Regional Sales Director for a collaboration solution provider called IVCi. Michael works with prominent enterprises like Bose Corporation and Nuance Communications.

Megan Reilly, Broadcast Journalism Major, ’12 works as a production associate for ABC News 20/20 and Barbara Walters Specials.

Timothy Squires, Economics Major, ’09 is in the economics PhD program at Brown University and has a peer-reviewed article in a scholarly journal.

Gina Trovato, Nursing Major ’13 is working as a Registered Nurse on a medical/surgical floor.  After working three 12.5-hour nights per week (and sleeping the other four), she actively engages in right-brain activities like creative writing workshops and spinning with the county drum corps’ color guard. Even after graduation, it seems the spirit of intellectual curiosity lives on!

Allyson Wolf, Behavioral Neuroscience Major, Pre-Med ’15 received a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) at the University of Cincinnati and since then has been conducting research with Quinnipiac Professor Adrienne Betz. Read more