Katie Wilson, Program Coordinator for Community and Engagement

Wilson graduated from Millsaps College in 2013 with a B.A. in English and received her M.Ed. in Higher Education at the at the University of Arkansas in 2015. Wilson served for two years as the Director of Civic Engagement at Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, Iowa, where she gained valuable insight into civic education, the community organizing tradition and growing corn. In addition to taking courses in the Rhetoric/Composition program at the University of Arkansas, she enjoys knitting, running, and reading, especially her favorite book, Anne of Green Gables.

As the Program Coordinator for Recruitment and Community Engagement, Katie is responsible for coordinating and managing events and programs sponsored by the Honors College.  This ranges from our Special Events Series such as Honors College Invites and House Concerts, to our student-led initiatives and ideas. In addition, Katie seeks to build community for current and future Honors students through various campus and local initiatives. She was originally a Graduate Assistant for Programming with the Honors College, and is thrilled to be back!

To schedule an event with the Honors College, please email hcevents@uark.edu