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David Wallace Wells was the year’s featured speaker. Moody honors student Emily Anaya, pictured with microphone, joined Wells and other students on stage for a follow-up panel discussion.

Spring Honors Awards Upstage Coronavirus

At the Virtual Spring Reception, student excellence and service dominated the headlines.

David Wallace-Wells

"A Story of Mythological Proportion"

David Wallace-Wells, author of climate warning "Uninhabitable Earth," to give honors keynote on November 12th at 3:30.

Honors Spring Reception Award Winners

Senior Achievements Recognized

At the 2019 Honors Program Spring Reception graduating seniors were recognized and the new officers of the Honors Student Council were announced.

John Moore

Seeing a thousand words

Just prior to being named winner of World Press Photo of the Year for 2019, John Moore paid us a visit that included a public lecture and panel discussion, as well as honors class visits and the following interview.

Terry Galloway

“You Are My Sunshine: A Kind of Love Story”

Terry Galloway spent years living in silence. Until she got cochlear implants. “You are my Sunshine” is her comic, sometimes moving, sometimes profane exploration of her rebirth into the world of sound.


#What Now: Pressing Forward in the Workplace

Join CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota and the co-founders of Press Forward (, Dianna Pierce Burgess and Carolyn McGourty Supple, for #What Now: Pressing Forward in the Workplace, an initiative focused on creating safe, civil, and equitable workplaces.

Guy & Dylan

Civility Panel Bridges Political Divide, Writes Daily Texan

The Daily Texan covered a well-attended and memorable discussion with Fox News contributor Guy Benson and social justice videographer Dylan Marron about the need to cultivate more productive dialogue across partisan differences.

Brooke Gladstone visits the Moody College Honors Program on Oct. 11

A Conversation with Brooke Gladstone, Award-Winning Journalist and Co-Host of NPR’s ‘On the Media’

To help kick-off the new Moody College Honors Program, award-winning radio host Brooke Gladstone is visiting the Moody College of Communication on Oct. 11 for a moderated discussion and Q&A with students and the public.


Daily Texan Covers Talk with Damon Young

Talk by Journalist and Co-founder of Very Smart Brothas, Damon Young, featured in student-run Daily Texan newspaper.