Blue and Gold - Fall 2021 | Winter 2022 Volume 2 - Issue 2 - Page 68

Honors College students and Dr . Sean P . Connelly

HONORS COLLEGE

WELCOMES FIRST CLASS

Bluefield State ’ s Honors College welcomed its first cohort of six students this fall . It ’ s an interesting mix , a diverse group from across the country and overseas . Two are from West Virginia , one from South Carolina and another from Idaho . It includes two international students from Ghana and Jamaica .
The students were admitted following a separate application process and represent the College ’ s commitment to helping high aptitude undergraduates reach their full potential for individual growth .
Dr . Sean P . Connolly , Professor of Humanities and Honors College Advisor , said about this inaugural class , “ They truly represent the best of students and student success at Bluefield State . Not only are they disciplined academically , but also talented athletes and creative
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