Distinguished Honors in Action
Theme Awards

The Honors in Action Theme Award recognizes chapters whose Honors in Action Project Award entries scored highest in each of the seven Themes related to the 2020/2021 Honors Study Topic,
To the Seventh Generation: Inheritance and Legacy.

Distinguished Honors in Action
Theme Awards

Theme 1 – The Heirs of our Ways

Alpha Iota Chi Chapter
Northeast State Community College
Blountville, Tennessee
Theme 1 – The Heirs of our Ways
Finding Unity in Humanity: Beginning a New Legacy of Inclusion

Alpha Beta Psi Chapter
National Park College
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Theme 1 – The Heirs of our Ways
Positively Affecting Future Generations through the Education of Females

Alpha Epsilon Phi Chapter
Bergen Community College
Paramus, New Jersey
Theme 1 – The Heirs of our Ways
A Multimodal Approach to Promoting Multicultural Awareness in Early Childhood Education

Theme 2 – Natural and Constructed Environments

Alpha Beta Upsilon Chapter
Redlands Community College
El Reno, Oklahoma

Theme 2 – Natural and Constructed Environments
Back to the Future: Returning to Indigenous Cultural Burning Practices

Alpha Omicron Omicron Chapter
Mid Michigan College
Harrison, Michigan
Theme 2 – Natural and Constructed Environments
Dam It! What Caused the 500 Year Flood of 2020?

Tau Theta Chapter
Labette Community College
Parsons, Kansas
Theme 2 – Natural and Constructed Environments
Impact of Human Activity on Animals

Theme 3 – Trade, Craftsmanship, and Industry

Alpha Eta Chi Chapter
Passaic County Community College
Paterson, New Jersey

Theme 3 – Trade, Craftsmanship, and Industry
Passing the Plate: Serving, Cooking, and Nutrition Resources for the Next Generations

Alpha Psi Tau Chapter
Ozarks Technical Community College
Springfield, Missouri
Theme 3 – Trade, Craftsmanship, and Industry
Understanding Bluegrass and Old-Time Fiddle Music Through Genre as Text

Beta Theta Sigma Chapter
Fashion Institute of Technology
New York, New York
Theme 3 – Trade, Craftsmanship, and Industry
Support Small Sustainable Business and Keep Inherited Trades and Craftsmanship Alive

Theme 4 – Expressions of Truth

Omicron Psi Chapter
Grayson College
Denison, Texas

Theme 4 – Expressions of Truth
Creating New Truths to Combat a Legacy of Sexism

Alpha Psi Zeta Chapter
Feather River College
Quincy, California
Theme 4 – Expressions of Truth
Expressions of Truth Behind Bars: Reciprocity Legacy and Education

Alpha Zeta Iota Chapter
Northwest-Shoals Community College
Muscle Shoals-Phil Campbell, Alabama
Theme 4 – Expressions of Truth
Democracy in a Post-Truth World: Alternative Facts, Elections, and Conscious Voting

Theme 5 – Resistance – Reform, Rebellion, Revolution

Alpha Rho Pi Chapter
Northwestern Michigan College
Traverse City, Michigan

Theme 5 – Resistance – Reform, Rebellion, Revolution
Deconstructing the Binary Complex in Racism

Alpha Tau Zeta Chapter
Athens Technical College
Athens, Georgia
Theme 5 – Resistance – Reform, Rebellion, Revolution
Expressions of Social Justice

Beta Upsilon Nu Chapter
Lone Star College – University Park
Houston, Texas
Theme 5 – Resistance – Reform, Rebellion, Revolution
Effectiveness and Sustainability of Inherited Forms of Protest

Theme 6 – Perceptions of Progress

Beta Lambda Delta Chapter
Jefferson State Community College – Shelby-Hoover
Birmingham, Alabama

Theme 6 – Perceptions of Progress
Voting Rights: Inheritances and Legacies

Beta Zeta Mu Chapter
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Sioux City, Iowa
Theme 6 – Perceptions of Progress
Understanding the Inherited Factors Affecting Perceptions of Science

Alpha Omicron Chapter
Tyler Junior College
Tyler, Texas
Theme 6 – Perceptions of Progress
Perceptions of Progress – TJC Success Transfers!

Theme 7 – Life and Death

Mu Chapter
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College
Miami, Oklahoma

Theme 7 – Life and Death
Trauma and Loss: Improving COVID-19 Mental Health Outcomes

Pi Psi Chapter
Coastal Alabama Community College – Bay Minette
Bay Minette, Alabama
Theme 7 – Life and Death
Life, Death, and Legacy

Alpha Mu Tau Chapter
Collin College
Frisco, Texas
Theme 7 – Life and Death
Understanding Injustice: Addressing the Relationship Between Violence & the Community