Barrett, the Honors College at the Polytechnic campus provides an elevated academic experience that builds on the Polytechnic philosophy of “learning by doing.” This nationally-ranked Honors College creates a personable living-learning community of top students who are given special opportunities to reach their life-goals.
Along with ensuring that Barrett students have every opportunity to achieve academic success across the disciplines, a new residential hall that houses Barrett freshmen provides the perfect space to experience “a community of scholars.” Private space, entrepreneurial space, state of the art labs and alliances with local, national and international businesses seek to provide Barrett students with the practical and applied skills, and the theoretical knowledge necessary to exist and compete in the global, real-world marketplace.
Being a part of the Barrett club at Poly has been an extremely enriching experience. Not only do doors and opportunities open for me that would have never been possible otherwise, I have also found at Barrett-Poly an awesome support and friend group. The faculty are friendly and helpful and the students are, if possible, even more so.
Engineering Faculty Honors Advisor, Micah Lande, will be hosting this afternoon’s event for students pursuing majors within Engineering. Students are invited to join their peers and connect with their FHA in the Barrett Student Lounge for free snacks and discussion.
The Barrett Leadership and Service Team at Poly is a group of honors students on campus dedicated to strengthening the honors community by creating social and service events for the entire Barrett Poly community. Meetings are every other Thursday at 6pm.
Dr. Mark Henderon, Associate Dean at Barrett Poly, was honored this past week on October 9th, by Tempe Sister Cities for his involvement and dedication to GlobalResolve. Co-founded in 2006 by Dean Henderson, GlobalResolve seeks to connect students and faculty in ways that foster creative innovation, but also to apply these solutions to current, real-world […]SEE ALL NEWS STORIES