What Are Some Typical Honors Activities?


  • Beacon Drive In
  • Beep-Ball
  • Big South Quiz Bowl
  • Biscuit Fund Raiser (Katrina Relief and Spring Break Retreat)
  • Bowling
  • Broyhill Adventure Course
  • Canoeing in the Okeefenokee Swamp
  • Caving
  • Cleveland County Fair
  • CNN Tour
  • Concerts
  • Cookie Day (Decoration for Homeless Shelter)
  • Donut Sale Fund-raiser
  • End of the Year Ccookout
  • Evening with Jerry (Gourmet cooking)
  • Fall Retreat (Bat Cave, Chimney Rock, New River Big Sweep)
  • Florida Keys and Everglades
  • Homecoming King/Prince Fund-raiser
  • Homecoming Float and Banner
  • Honors/Botany Katrina Relief Trip
  • Ice-skating
  • Laser Tag
  • Legislature/Museum Train Trip
  • Make a Difference Day
  • Make Your Sundae
  • Mystery Dinner
  • National Collegiate Honors Council (Fall meeting)
  • NCHC Semesters (NY, Grand Canyon, Madrid, Greece, Rome, New Orleans, Memphis, Berlin)
  • North Carolina Honors Association (Fall Meetings - Greensboro)
  • Opening Cookout
  • Plays (GWU, UNCC, CPCC, UNCA, GSCT, ASU, Montford Players)
  • Quiz Bowl (Big South)
  • Renaissance Festival (Charlotte)
  • Roller Skating
  • Seminars on other Campuses
  • Seminar on Climate Change: National Climate Center Asheville
  • Shadows Day
  • Skiing (Québec, North Carolina, West Virginia)
  • So – You want to Fly a Plane
  • Southern Regional Honors Association (Spring Meetings - Birmingham)
  • Southwestern Ecology and Geology trip to Arizona, Utah, New Mexico, Colorado, Nevada
  • Speakers
  • Sporting Events (hockey, baseball, volleyball)
  • Spring Break Trip to Paris, Provence, Berlin and Prague
  • Spring Retreat (Florida, Charleston, Washington, Outer Banks, Savannah)
  • Sushi Night (Make your own)
  • T-shirt Fund-raiser
  • Trail Construction – Crowder's Mt. State Park
  • Try Golf
  • TRY Something Different Nights (Thai, Lebanese, Indian, Vietnamese, Ethiopian, Cuban)
  • Valentine's Rose Sale
  • White Water Rafting (French Broad, Cullasaja)