News and Events


Early decision application period for Fall 2018: February 1 - April 30

Regular admission period for Fall 2018: May 1 - September 15

World Water Day March 22

Visit our table on the bridge to learn more about how we can reduce floods, droughts and water pollution by using the solutions we already have in nature. Find out more at

Honors Information Sessions 2018

Workshop: Applying for Honors March 20th from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm in the Red Fox Room

Iceland Info Meeting March 19 from 3-4pm in Grays Peak

Students! Honors Open House! February 6th from 2 pm - 4 pm in the Honors Office 1521

We will also have information available on the Bridge the week of April 23rd during the STEM EXPO

Honors Hot Topics Speaker Series - Wednesdays @ 3pm in Grays Peak

2/7 Barbra Sobhani, Searching for Aliens
2/21 Dr. Shane Spivey, Gravitational waves and LIGO
3/7 Dr. Lynne Albert, CRISPR and the ethics of gene editing (special location - The Den)
3/14 Special Justice Week Speaker
3/21 Adam Forland, Tessellation of the plane and the Einstein Problem 
4/4 John Curchin, Meteorites—Touring the Solar System
4/18 Lynnette Hoerner, Navigating the Night Sky
5/2 Summer Waters, What’s up with Water in Colorado

Clean Water Access and Environmental Justice - Panel Discussion

Thursday, March 15, 2018 12:00pm - 1:30pm Grays Peak

Panelists include:

Anna Lundin, Senior Project Manager with HDR, Inc.

Blake Mayberry, RRCC Faculty 

Nicole Dickinson, RRCC Trefny Honors student

STEM EXPO: Honors sponsors a new category

Using the Arts to Communicate Science at the STEM EXPO April 25-26, 2018. Register at

Water Issues on the Front Range - Panel Discussion

Thursday, November 16th, 12-1:30 pm

Grey's Peak Room


Amy Beatie, Colorado Water Trust

David Dani, Colorado Safe Drinking Water Program

Jim Tallent, Littleton Wastewater Treatment Manager

Summer Waters, RRCC Water Quality Program Director

National Honors Conference, November 2017

We will be attending our first National Conference. I am excited to learn more about running an amazing Honors Program!

Western Regional Honors Conference, April 2017

RRCC attended it's first WRHC conference this past spring. We are excited to part of the WRHC and Honors Director, Barbra Sobhani attended the spring conference. In the future, we hope to bring students to this annual event to showcase some of their work.