Honors Program

The Honors Program offers an intensive setting for intellectual and social development. It fosters independent thinking, social responsibility, enthusiasm for intellectual inquiry, and appreciation for the power of ideas.

The Honors Program aims to produce interdisciplinary thinkers and problem-solvers with a critical moral sensibility. Students gain the skill to research problems from a number of angles. They develop the leadership strategies to organize action and implement solutions.

Honors Students: Who We Are

  • Intellectually curious
  • Demonstrating creativity, depth and innovation in thought
  • Distinguished by drive, enthusiasm and engagement in learning and problem-solving inside and outside the classroom
  • Possessing academic ability and promise
  • Distinguished by leadership abilities and promise
  • Demonstrating social awareness and responsibility

Faculty Profile

Melissa A. Van Hyfte, Ph.DDirector of Hospitality and Event Management Program; Assistant Professor of Hospitality and Event ManagementMelissa Van Hyfte is an Assistant Professor for Hospitality and Event Management and also the Faculty Connected Learning Organizer for Lasell College.  

News Highlight

Lasell Track Star Wins Big at Maccabiah Games  Thursday, August 15, 2013Lasell College senior Chelsea Zeig, who competed in the Maccabiah Games in Israel this summer, has returned home with a life changing experience and a handful of medals.

Featured Event

Lasell College Drama Club Presents "Nine" the Musical  Saturday, December 7, 2013Yamawaki Auditorium