The Honors College recognizes that parents play a vital role in the personal and educational success of students. We also know how much easier it is to support and encourage students when you have up-to-date information about all the resources and opportunities the Honors College has to offer.
As an additional resource to the Towson University Family Network, the Honors Parent Council is a community of parents committed to initiatives that enhance the honors student experience at TU. In support of the mission and future development of the Towson University Honors College, the goals of the Honors College Parents Council are to:
In order to connect to the Honors Parent Council and stay abreast of opportunities available to Honors College students, we encourage all parents and family members to join the Honors College Weekly mailing list by contacting us at honors AT_TOWSON.
The founders of the Honors Parent Council are Margie and Paul Cronhardt (Megan '15 and Lauren '18). Read their welcome to learn about how valuable the Honors experience has been to them and their students. Lauri and David Sacks (Brandon '16 and Morgan '20) currently chair the council.
The Towson Family Weekend and the Honors College Family Breakfast will be held on October 13-15, 2017. Registration is open/tickets go on sale September 1 for all events is through the Towson New Student and Family Programs Office. The Honors Breakfast and Fall Celebration of Scholarship and Learning (CSL) will take place on October 14 at 9 am in the West Village Commons Ballrooms and is free, but guests must still pre-register using the link above. Additionally, Honors Parent Council members are invited to be judges for the event. Judging simply requires arriving about 30 minutes prior to the event and using a simple rubric to evaluate a students’ research or work. If you are interested, please email Ms. Napoli at rnapoli AT_TOWSON.