Honors Program

Rebecca Nisetich Ph.D

Honors Program Director


250 Luther Bonney Hall

Contact Information

Phone: 780-4189

Rebecca earned her Ph.D. in English at the University of Connecticut, where she organized and ran their Community Service Learning Community. While at UConn, she also also served as Lead Graduate Assistant for the university's Learning Communities Initiative, Lead Coordinator of Writing Assessment in Learning Communities, and interim Coordinator of the Writing Center.
She has taught courses in literature and composition, as well as interdisciplinary seminars with social justice and service learning themes.  Her dissertation is entitled "Contested Identities: Racial Indeterminacy and Law in the American Novel, 1900-1942."   She also wrote honors theses as an undergraduate at Colby College and a masters student at University of Massachusetts.

USM Honors Program

The USM Honors Program is a long-time institutional member of the National Collegiate Honors Council, the professional organization devoted to honors education.

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