Joining an Honors organization leads to making new friends, pushing your intellectual boundaries and qualifying for a number of scholarships. Join the groups below to get the most out of your experience at the Honors College.
Honors Student Committee
Help promote scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship among fellow BC Honors students, and
be the link between faculty, staff, the community and the Honors College. For more information on
joining the Honors Student Committee, contact your campus honors coordinator.
Three chapters for each BC campus are open to Honor students.
The chapters are:
- Omega Phi Chapter (North Campus)
- Mu Mu Chapter (Central)
- Alpha Delta Rho (South Campus)
Do you like trivia? Have a passion for literature, science, or math? Are you a quick thinker? Brain Bowl is an annual academic competition among teams from participating Florida community colleges. Teams consist of up to five members who compete regionally, state-wide and nationally.
The four subject areas questions cover include:
- Social Sciences
- Natural Science
College-wide competition-style tryouts take place every year in early September. Practices generally begin the last week in September. The practice schedule varies, but teams usually meet twice a week.
For more information, contact one of the coach Prof. Tony Delia,
Broward College's Math Team has won both team and individual competitions at the state level.
The team competes at the annual Florida state Math Olympics, held each year near the beginning
of April. Team members travel to Jacksonville to participate in the event, which is located at the
University of North Florida. There are two parts to the event, a team portion and an individual
portion. Winners take home trophies and cash prizes and may also receive a BC scholarship.
Team membership is based on a math test administered by the Honors College.
students should contact Coach Sanford Geraci,
firstname.lastname@example.org for more
Competitive speaking is an important
co-curricular activity through which students are offered training and
experience in developing their oral communication skills.
Model United Nations
The BC Model United Nations researches, debates, and engages with problems and ideas that have an international impact. Members travel to UN simulations and work to solve these problems with students from around the world, all while observing the diplomatic idealism of the United Nations. Currently, the Model UN group travels to the University of Florida, Santa Fe College, and Penn State University.
For more information, contact Prof. Kari Hebert, email@example.com