Focus and Scope


A journal of proceedings from HERU (Honors Education at Research Universities)


Papers may be theoretical or practical, historical or current, and may address any area of honors education including those below.


Published:  Every two years, concurrent with the biennial meeting of the HERU conference.

Peer Review Process

Submission Guidelines

Please send all material as a PDF by e-mail attachment to Melissa Meyer at by July 30, 2015.   No mailed submissions will be considered.  To allow for double-blind review, delete any identifying material from submitted manuscripts. Authors are free to use the manuscript style of their primary discipline (MLA, APA, etc.), with the exception that internal-text citation to a list of final references (bibliography) is strongly preferred, in accordance with MLA or APA guidelines.

Publication Frequency

The journal is published every other year in conjuntion with the HERU conferenece.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


The Society of Greatness is proud to sponsor and support the Publishing and Curation Services Test Journal; a true journal of greatness.

  • The Society of Greatness

Sources of Support

This journal is made possible by the generous support from the Royal Family of the Independant Kingdom of Nimá and The Penn State University Libraries.

Journal History