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The David C. Frederick Honors College provides increased opportunity, incentives, and recognition for high academic attainment by students.


Khadajah Muhammad and Ambassador Hogan at 2024 Pickering Fellowship Orientation

Pitt Pickering Fellows connect at 2024 fellowship orientation

Pitt alumna and 2024 Pickering Fellowship winner Khadajah Muhammad recently connected with fellow Pitt alumnus and former Pickering winner Ambassador Dereck Hogan at the 2024 Pickering Fellowship Orientation hosted by Howard University.

Connor Diaz sitting in window in the Cathedral of Learning.

Pittwire: Pitt junior Connor Diaz was named a 2024 Newman Civic Fellow

FHC junior Connor Diaz is one of 142 student problem-solvers selected for the 2024-25 Newman Civic Fellowship, a yearlong program designed to help fellows enact positive change on their college campuses and in their communities. 

Vidya Surti smiling in front of bookshelves

MSCHE Pillars of Change Podcast: featuring FHC alum Vidya Surti

In the 10th episode of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) Pillars of Change Podcast, Vidya Surti, a spring 2024 FHC graduate whose research examined classroom disability inclusivity, represented Pitt.