The Honors Program staff are advocates for student achievement and take pride in providing students with hands-on support across all four years of study. Our integrated academic advising system is designed to help each student make informed decisions about curriculum, internships, and study abroad.

Dr. Dara N. Byrne
Faculty Director, Honors Program
524 West 59th Street, Room 08.64NB
New York, NY 10019
dbyrne@jjay.cuny.edu 212.237.8179

Associate Professor, Dept of Communication and Theatre Arts
PhD Rhetoric and Intercultural Communication, Howard University
Expertise: Critical Language Studies, Intercultural Communication, Digital Media

Dara N. Byrne is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication and Theater Arts and is also the Faculty Director of the College's Honor's Program. She is a specialist in critical language studies, intercultural communication, and digital media. Her publications include contributions to volumes such as Brown v. Board of Education: Its Impact on Public Education 1954-2004; HBCUs Models for Success: Supporting Achievement and Retention of Black Males; Learning Race and Ethnicity: Youth and Digital Media; The Unfinished Agenda of Brown v. Board of Education; and The Unfinished Agenda of the Selma-Montgomery Voting Rights March, among others. Her research has been funded by the MacArthur Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, and the Research Foundation at City University of New York. Dr. Byrne’s current research project examines vigilante justice in online social-networking sites.

Ms. Litna McNickle
Administrative Director and Advisor, Honors Program
Chapter Advisor, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
524 West 59th Street, Room 08.64NB
New York, NY 10019
lmcnickle@jjay.cuny.edu
212.237.8553

Ms. Adriene Fitzgerald
William E. Maculay Honors Program Advisor
524 West 59th Street, Room 08.64NB
New York, NY 10019
afitzgerald@jjay.cuny.edu

212.393.6407

                        

Ms. Alana Philip
Administrative Coordinator, Honors Program
524 West 59th Street, Room 08.64NB
New York, NY 10019
aphilip@jjay.cuny.edu
212.484.1122

Ms. Sarah Guillet
Administrative Assistant/Junior Advisor
524 West 59th Street, Room 08.64NB
New York, NY 10019
sguillet@jjay.cuny.edu
646.557.4676