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Welcome All New Scholars Schreyer Honors Orientation (SHO TIME)

Congratulations and welcome to the Schreyer Honors community. Your orientation journey begins with an introduction to the College's mission and vision and to teams of dedicated staff and energized Orientation Mentors who are committed to making your orientation one to remember.

New Student Orientation (NSO) Arrival Information
Nittany Lion Shrine in the spring

SHO Modules

The SHO TIME modules will introduce you to the Schreyer Learning Outcomes and highlight key information and resources that will help you succeed in Schreyer. Please be sure to complete all modules prior to SHO TIME.

To access your SHO Modules, log-in to Canvas with your Penn State username and password. Once logged in, select SHO Modules from your dashboard.

Complete SHO Modules

SHO TIME Schedule

A preliminary SHO TIME 2022 schedule will be posted shortly. Please check back soon.

Orientation Conflicts

If you have an orientation conflict (Blue Band or other orientation program), please contact us immediately.

Let Scholars Be Your Guide Orientation Mentors

From the moment you arrive on campus, you'll be greeted, taught, encouraged, and led by nearly 100 returning Scholars, who have spent months preparing to be your SHO TIME Orientation Mentors. They're excited to share with you what they've learned during their time at Penn State and in the Honors College.

Executive Committee

Sara Jimenez Rincon headshot
Sara Jimenez Rincon Public Health (MPH) Biobehavioral Health (BS) Nutritional Sciences (BS) she/her/hers sbj5283@psu.edu
Aviral Malhotra headshot
Aviral Malhotra Finance (BS) he/him/his axm6321@psu.edu

Arrival Committee

Sophia Briseno headshot
Sophia Briseno Business Admin (PMAJ) she/her/hers sab6923@psu.edu
Katelyn Farrar headshot
Katelyn Farrar Vet & Biomedical Sc (BS) she/her/hers kjf5556@psu.edu
Lia Gerboc headshot
Lia Gerboc Biology (BS) she/her/hers lng5172@psu.edu
Emma Khoury headshot
Emma Khoury Science (PMAJ) she/her/hers emk5948@psu.edu
Dev Lochan headshot
Dev Lochan Science (PMAJ) he/him/his dql5550@psu.edu
Owen Nasal headshot
Owen Nasal Science (PMAJ) he/him/his omn5039@psu.edu
Natasha Nybro headshot
Natasha Nybro Accounting (MACC) Accounting (BS) she/her/hers nrn5091@psu.edu
Teresa Ousey headshot
Teresa Ousey Public Policy (MPP) Political Science (BA) Criminology (BA) she/her/hers tko5104@psu.edu
Rishika Patil headshot
Rishika Patil Science (PMAJ) she/her/hers rrp5322@psu.edu
Sarah Pendleton headshot
Sarah Pendleton Chemistry (BS) she/her/hers sip5224@psu.edu
Samantha Powell headshot
Samantha Powell Liberal Arts (PMAJ) she/her/hers sap5933@psu.edu

Civic Engagement Committee

Sacha Hesse Smith headshot
Sacha Hesse Smith Corp Innov & Entrep (BS) she/her/hers aih5456@psu.edu
Aayod Kaul headshot
Aayod Kaul Engr Premajor (PMAJ) he/him/his ajk6826@psu.edu
Joseph Mast headshot
Joseph Mast Engr Premajor (PMAJ) he/him/his jlm7935@psu.edu
Akshay Pai headshot
Akshay Pai Business Admin (PMAJ) he/him/his agp5326@psu.edu
Karoline Roettger headshot
Karoline Roettger Chemical Engineering (BS) she/her/hers kar6408@psu.edu
Samantha Sellmann headshot
Samantha Sellmann Liberal Arts (PMAJ) she/her/hers ses6443@psu.edu
Srikar Sunil headshot
Srikar Sunil Business Admin (PMAJ) he/him/his ses6386@psu.edu
Anirudh Venkatesh headshot
Anirudh Venkatesh Science (PMAJ) he/him/his abv5246@psu.edu
Hannah Waldt headshot
Hannah Waldt Biochem & Molec Biol (BS) she/her/hers hmw5459@psu.edu

Communications Committee

James Alamia headshot
James Alamia Chemical Engineering (BS) jva5737@psu.edu
Daniel Bransfield headshot
Daniel Bransfield Political Science (BA) he/him/his dpb5656@psu.edu
John Howard headshot
John Howard Biology (BS) he/him/his jmh7598@psu.edu
Sarah Kircher headshot
Sarah Kircher Mathematics (BS) she/her/hers shk5178@psu.edu
Jacqueline Kiszka headshot
Jacqueline Kiszka Meteo & Atmosph Scnce (BS) she/her/hers jmk7074@psu.edu
Arthur LaBan headshot
Arthur LaBan History (BA) Political Science (BA) he/him/his aml7151@psu.edu
Rory Murphy headshot
Rory Murphy Rehab & Human Srvces (BS) she/her/hers rvm5731@psu.edu
Emily Sanchez headshot
Emily Sanchez Biomedical Engneerng (BS) she/her/hers efs5549@psu.edu
Katherine Seidel headshot
Katherine Seidel Earth & Mineral Sci (PMAJ) she/her/hers kjs6865@psu.edu
Mary Wilson headshot
Mary Wilson Mech Engr - Univ Park (BS) she/her/hers mkw5763@psu.edu

Community Relations Committee

Casey Capetola headshot
Casey Capetola Computer Science (BS) he/him/his cac6748@psu.edu
McKenna Fox headshot
McKenna Fox Engr Premajor (PMAJ) she/they mgf5186@psu.edu
Katharine Getz headshot
Katharine Getz Engr Premajor (PMAJ) she/her/hers ksg5336@psu.edu
Maggie Hieber headshot
Maggie Hieber Psychology (BS) meh6053@psu.edu
Gabe Hiestand headshot
Gabe Hiestand Environmntl Sys Engr (BS) he/him/his gph5144@psu.edu
Maxwell Ralph headshot
Maxwell Ralph Journalism (BA) he/him/his mdr5616@psu.edu
Levi Showalter headshot
Levi Showalter Plant Sciences (BS) he/him/his lzs5616@psu.edu
Maria Smereka headshot
Maria Smereka Biology (BS) Spanish (BA) she/her/hers mis6018@psu.edu
Megan Swift headshot
Megan Swift Journalism (BA) she/her/hers mfs5761@psu.edu
Ziping Ye headshot
Ziping Ye Computer Sc & Engr (MS) Computer Science (BS) zpy5101@psu.edu
Jordan Yerger headshot
Jordan Yerger Biobehavioral Health (BS) Psychology (BS) she/her/hers jey5116@psu.edu

Logistics Committee

Ian Balaratna headshot
Ian Balaratna Mech Engr - Univ Park (BS) ifb5063@psu.edu
Wyatt Fink headshot
Wyatt Fink Engr Premajor (PMAJ) he/him/his waf5109@psu.edu
Alyssa Galban headshot
Alyssa Galban Education (PMAJ) she/her/hers aag5649@psu.edu
Maria Giarrusso headshot
Maria Giarrusso Biobehavioral Health (BS) she/her/hers mqg5851@psu.edu
Emilie Horton headshot
Emilie Horton Div of Ug Studies (PMAJ) she/her/hers egh5219@psu.edu
Andrew Kacala headshot
Andrew Kacala Science (PMAJ) he/him/his ajk6410@psu.edu
Jennifer Miller headshot
Jennifer Miller Science (PMAJ) she/her/hers jjm7603@psu.edu
Hannah Mirshahi headshot
Hannah Mirshahi Science (PMAJ) she/her/hers hsm5182@psu.edu
Eric Mole headshot
Eric Mole Chemistry (BS) he/him/his ejm6112@psu.edu
Matthew Visomirski headshot
Matthew Visomirski Science (PMAJ) he/him/his mav5583@psu.edu
Ryan White headshot
Ryan White Biomedical Engneerng (BS) rfw5245@psu.edu
Marisa Williamson headshot
Marisa Williamson Biomedical Engneerng (BS) she/her/hers mkw5615@psu.edu
Schreyer Scholar Madison Evans

Schreyer gave me opportunities to take smaller classes where I’m learning enriched material. You can step out of your comfort zone and create your own path.

Madison Evans '20 Biomedical Engineering

Welcome First-Year Students Schreyer Honors Orientation (SHO TIME)

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