University of Evansville

Honors Program

Honors students enjoy many benefits including special housing, early registration for classes, special networking opportunities, and the camaraderie of peers who enjoy being intellectually engaged.

Current Student Profile

Peter Orkiszewski

Peter Orkiszewski
  1. What is your year in school?
    Junior

  2. What is your major?
    Theatre Management

  3. What is your home city/state?
    Cincinnati, Ohio

  4. Why did you choose to attend UE?
    I chose UE for several reasons, including: friendly and warm atmosphere (campus felt encouraging); great study abroad option at Harlaxton; fantastic theatre department; felt like a student, not just a number; small classes lead to more interaction with professors; non-majors could join music ensembles.

  5. Why did you choose to participate in the Honors Program?
    I wanted to be further challenged and interact with other academically focused students.

  6. What do you enjoy most about the Honors Program?
    I enjoy the diversity of majors within the Honors Program; we are eager to help each other with our studies.

  7. What has been your favorite Honors class so far, and why?
    My favorite was Survey and Analysis of Dramatic Literature; I adored how animated and excited Dr. Brewer became as we strove to delve deeper into a wide repertoire of plays.

  8. What are your plans/goals following graduation?
    Currently, I am considering three choices: directly enter the theatrical workforce, participate in a year of service opportunity, or enter graduate school for dramaturgy.