A Message from the Honors Program Director
mission of the Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein Honors Program is to enhance
education throughout Yeshiva College by providing an exceptionally broad, deep,
rigorous education for our most talented students.
fulfill those aims, we emphasize research, intensive writing, and sophisticated
thinking: critical, analytic, quantitative, scientific, interdisciplinary, and
who take honors courses commit themselves to hard work, a challenging search
for understanding, and intellectual excellence.
who pursue the Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein Honors Program will experience
especially rewarding interactions with faculty members through honors courses,
individual mentoring, advanced work, and senior honors theses.
graduation, honors students should feel confident that they can fulfill their
potential through advanced training, lifelong learning, and leadership within
their various communities.
Dr. Gabriel Cwilich