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Hutton Honors College

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HSO Information Guide

What is the Honors Student Organization?

The Honors Student Organization is a group of Honors students who plan and participate in social, academic and service opportunities to further the mission of the Hutton Honors College. By organizing social and philanthropic events for HHC students, HSO demonstrates a commitment to the IU-Bloomington community. Participating in HSO offers a great leadership opportunity, and many students find HSO a wonderful way to meet fellow Honors students.

Who can join HSO?

Any Honors student is welcome and encouraged to join!

HSO Executive Board

The HSO Executive Board is for students who want to have a leadership position in the organization. Board members are expected to attend bi-weekly planning sessions and to fulfill the duties outlined for their position at the beginning of the year. There are still several positions available for this fall and applications are available for those who are interested. Previous positions include chairs for membership, philanthropy, fund-raising, and marketing.

Planned Activities for Fall 2013

HSO Call-Out Meeting (September 4th, 7:15pm, BH 005)
Fall Fest (September 26th, 6-8 pm, Dunn Meadow)
Volunteering at the Hoosier Hills Food Bank (Numerous dates)
Holiday Party Food Drive and Talent Show (December, time and location TBA)
Additional Activities TBA

How do I get involved in HSO?

Attend the call-out meeting on Wednesday, September 4th, at 7:15 pm in Ballantine Hall, room 005. You may also sign up for HSO's email list in the Solarium after this meeting to receive news and meeting reminders. Fill out and turn in an application at our first meeting on Thursday, September 12th, 7 pm (location TBA), or by email to if you cannot attend the meeting. You may also attend regular board meetings that will occur every other week at 7:00 pm in the IMU beginning on September 19th. (Locations for these meetings will be announced soon.

Any questions may be directed to President Nikhil Vasudeva at or Vice President Christy Chang at