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Contribute to our future
The Honors College partners with a number of organizations in the Tampa Bay area and
beyond. These partnerships allow students to to research, volunteer, and learn in
The Honors College partners with the Tampa Museum of Art to offer research opportunities
to students in many areas, including psychology, pre-med, art, and education, as well
as other majors. In Fall 2015, the Museum established a program specifically geared
toward patients and their care partners, offering a community program opportunity.
Our students play an integral role in this program.
In partnership with the St. Pete Beach Public Library and the Gulf Beaches Historical
Museum, Honors College students are working to digitize and add to the collection
of the Gulf Beaches Historical Museum, design exhibits that highlight the experiences
of historically underrepresented populations, and make history accessible by contributing
to the Pinellas Memory online archive.
Through the Community Sustainability Partnership Program, Honors College students
provided valuable assistance to the city of Dunedin in developing climate change mitigation
and adaptation strategies. Following intensive research and on-the-ground data collection,
students designed and constructed a board game featuring realistic predictions, responses,
and solutions to sea level rise as a creative means of communicating with the public